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Feb 26th, 2014
Although I am a big fan of A Tribe Called Red’s music – which has been described as powwow meets hip-hop – I definitely had a very specific idea of what their show was going to be like. Given that...
Nov 12th, 2013
New documents released through Access to Information legislation show the oil and gas industry resisting strengthened emissions standards in Alberta.
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?
Carbon Bubble from The Carbon Tracker Initiative's report Unburnable Carbon
Oct 31st, 2013
What does the global 'carbon budget' mean for Canada? Senior economist with the CCPA Marc Lee explains a significant portion of Canada's carbon reserves will have to remain in the...
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...
Stephen Harper
Oct 16th, 2013
Recently revealed documents show Stephen Harper's recent trip to New York to promote the Keystone XL pipeline cost Canadian taxpayers more than $65,000.
Sep 20th, 2013
New figures released from the Alberta Energy Regulator show 1.5 million litres recovered so far.
Sep 19th, 2013
New report criticizes the Alberta Energy Regulator for mishandling ongoing CNRL spills near Cold Lake.
Sep 13th, 2013
There were heated questions about oil spill preparedness and what was in it for North Vancouver