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Peter Kent criticizes Harper's 'enemy' list, drawing comparison to Nixon era
Tensions in Parliament emerge as former environment minister Peter Kent attacked Harper over his "enemy" list.
Jul 17th, 2013
Cabinet shuffle brings fresh faces and blur on environment
Young women and fresh faces marked Prime Minister Harper's cabinet shuffle today. Former Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq replaced Peter Kent as environment minister,...
Jul 15th, 2013
Climate change opponent to oil sands promoter: Peter Kent's journey from journalist to Environment Minister
How Environment Minister Peter Kent went from brilliant, award-winning journalist to oil sands promoter and Harper government spokesperson.
May 21st, 2013
"Truthiness" and the right's attack on Canada's charities
Canadian charities should employ "truthiness" to their own advantage, instead of letting the Harper government and Conservative pundits wield it against them.
Jul 4th, 2012
Encyclopedia of Canadian pipelines: Keystone XL and Northern Gateway
Enbridge. Northern Gateway. TransCanada. Keystone XL. You've heard the names. You've seen the headlines. But what is the controversy all about? To understand the players, the issues and why they...
Nov 28th, 2011
#Flahertyjobs tweets mock Jim Flaherty's "no bad jobs" comment
"Fresh orange juice squeezer for Bev Oda," and more "bad job" ideas trended on twitter in response to the Finance Minister's recent remarks.
May 15th, 2012
Enviro Minister, tar sands producers, and energy execs call for less regulation of industry
Speaking at the GLOBE Conference, Environment Minister Peter Kent defended Canada's Kyoto pullout and stressed “efficiency” in the bid to modernize environmental assessment processes.
Mar 15th, 2012
Harper’s Canada: An environmental policy fact sheet
Part two of our series outlining key events and current issues in Canadian politics. Here’s how our environmental policy is shaping the political narrative, both at home and abroad.
Mar 9th, 2012
New oilsands monitoring strategy not enough, say environmentalists
Representatives from Greenpeace and Pembina Institute say the three-year implementation plan leaves too much room for error, and an independent commission is needed to make monitoring more credible.
Feb 3rd, 2012
Canada's National Energy Board an oil sands “ally”?
Government documents obtained by Climate Action Network describe the NEB as an oil sands “ally”, while enviros and Aboriginals are "adversaries". So what does this mean for Northern Gateway?
Jan 26th, 2012