Emma Pullman

Tar sands, cancer and becoming an Elder: stories from Fort Chipewyan

As I walk up Alice Rigney’s driveway in Fort Chipewyan, I pass a garden with vegetables growing, and a dog happily chewing on a bone in the shade. It's already 7 p.m., yet ...

How my grandfather taught me how to be an ally in the fight against the tar sands

I travelled to the territory of the Cree, Dene and Métis peoples of northern Alberta, to learn about the tar sands and their impacts on the land and its inhabitants. It's been 80 years since my...

Citizens deliver petition opposing Enbridge's 'missing islands' video

Around 20 people gathered outside the Enbridge headquarters in Vancouver at noon today to deliver a petition with 45,000 names, calling for the removal of a "misleading" promotional video about the...

SumOfUs and LeadNow deliver petition with 60,000 anti-Canada-China FIPPA signatures to Ottawa

"I feel like we have a Prime Minister who is undermining the Canada that I've always loved," a backer of the petition wrote.

Jamie Biggar, Emma Pullman, Brigette DePape and Ben Powless inspire hope at David Lewis Lecture

Vancouver's Emma Pullman (SumOfUs) and Jamie Biggar (Leadnow) joined activist Brigette DePape and Ben Powless onstage in Toronto for the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' 2012...