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Environment Minister Peter Kent
Feds stifle media questions around oil sands' toxic effects, FOIs reveal
For the first time ever a federal scientist is studying toxins in animals near the Alberta oilsands but Environment Canada won't let him speak with the media about his research.
Mar 27th, 2015
Joe Oliver and Peter Kent among top 3 most lobbied Cabinet ministers
Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver was the second most lobbied Cabinet minister, with 83 meetings.
Feb 4th, 2013
Tides Canada recognized as leader in transparency and governance
Despite ongoing attacks over foreign funding and political activity, the respected organization was one of several charities honoured by nonprofit Imagine Canada.
May 8th, 2012
Imagine Canada calls Tory attack on charities a "grave disservice"
Imagine Canada hits back at Environment Minister Peter Kent, asserting that there is nothing illegal about receiving funds from foreign donors.
May 4th, 2012
No green future in Conservative budget, say Tides and Nature Canada
Critics say they’re concerned about the 2012 federal budget’s focus on resource development, and its vague promises to “streamline” environmental reviews.
Mar 29th, 2012
Climate activists' stunt puts heat on Environment Canada
Fake press release aimed at embarrassing the Conservative government on its environmental record.
Sep 14th, 2011
Naomi Klein after Keystone XL pipeline protest arrest
Harper government "global advertising agency" for oil industry, author Naomi Klein says after Keystone XL pipeline protest arrest.
Sep 7th, 2011