Special Report: Tar Sands Reporting Project

Athabasca tar sands, photographed by Andrew S. Wright
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Chuck Strahl resigns as Canada's top spy watchdog

"Please accept this letter as formal notice of my decision to step down as Chair of the Security Intelligence Review Committee." With that, Chuck Strahl stepped down as Canada's top spy watchdog....

Kinder Morgan billionaire sees big fortunes in oil by train and tanker

Kinder Morgan CEO also taunts investors to sell his company's stock - “You sell, I buy"

"Aligning my donations with my values": Tar Sands Reporting Project

Harper has tethered our charities ... but I can still donate to progressive non-charities that honour my values ...

Kitimat settles on date and one long-winded question for Enbridge Northern Gateway plebiscite

Some councillors opposed the question, saying it was too confusing and long.

Canada's top spy watchdog lobbying for Chinese-First Nation firm in Alberta as well as Enbridge

Canada’s top spy watchdog, Chuck Strahl, registered to lobby the Alberta government on Dec. 3, 2013 on behalf of a joint First Nations and Chinese-owned energy project, as well as registering as a...

Breaking: Chief spy watchdog working for Enbridge since 2011

Canada’s top spy watchdog and former Conservative cabinet minister Chuck Strahl, who registered last month as a paid lobbyist for Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines L.P., has in fact been...

Whale watching in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest

A location too beautiful to be disturbed by energy projects.

An interview with Tsleil-Waututh elder Amy George

It was just a few days before British Columbia’s Truth and Reconciliation Week when I went to visit Amy George, a 71-year-old Tsleil-Waututh elder.

Grief on the edge of the tar sands

One person's emotion speaks for millions.

Hard work, high pay in tar sands "hell"

One man's life in the tar sands, as told to a stranger in a conversation on a plane.