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Alain Labrecque says his family has suffered from nearby oil field emisssions
Apr 1st, 2014
Report links oil sands pollution to dizziness, fatigue, and headaches in Alberta's northwest -- while another report clears the industry of cancer concerns in Fort Chipewyan area
Dr John O'Connor speaks to US Senators about Tar Sands health impacts and cancer
Feb 26th, 2014
An Alberta doctor tells U.S. Senators that the oil sands pollution is behind a huge spike in cancer rates -- that is 400 times the normal rate in one community.
Jan 26th, 2014
Severe headaches, dizziness, rashes and loss of memory: all symptoms reported to a new hearing examining health effects of Alberta's rapidly expanding heavy oil industry.
Jan 15th, 2014
500 people = $5,000 (and we're almost there). 1,000 people = $10,000. We need your help right now.
Nov 11th, 2013
The oil sands. That’s the picture we are looking at today, more toxic pollution, more foreign control, more climate damage. But is it the picture of tomorrow?
Oct 20th, 2013
A new study released today concludes that Koch Industries and its subsidiaries stand to make as much as $100 billion in profits if the controversial Keystone XL pipeline is given the go-ahead by U.S...
Oct 16th, 2013
Members of Greenpeace were back in Vancouver today where the famed (infamous?) organization started more than 40 years ago as a small ragtag group of people trying to stop nuclear testing in the...
Oct 7th, 2013
Reporters' questions to the Shell Canada president about the environment were met with positive but vague statements.
Sep 14th, 2013
Young, gay and loving Fort McMurray, Jeremy Irla's promoting Canada's oil boom town, yet embracing a spirituality that reveres nature. You try and figure him out...
Sep 13th, 2013
There were heated questions about oil spill preparedness and what was in it for North Vancouver