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Climate protestors breach security at Vancouver Board of Trade Harper event
Linda Solomon Wood
Jan 6th, 2014
Toronto hit hard by record ice storm
As of Monday morning, about 80,000 homes in Ontario have had power restored since the height of the storm.
Dec 23rd, 2013
National Energy Board responds to questions on spying
The National Energy Board (NEB) responded in writing today to Ecojustice’s questions about its conduct in coordinating spying in conjunction with CSIS and the RCMP on anti-oil sands environmental...
Dec 14th, 2013
Enbridge poll results questioned
Dec 14th, 2013
Environment Canada defensive about 'muzzling' scientists, letter shows
A formal letter to Environment Canada staff reveals high-level concerns regarding internal perception of the 'muzzling' of scientists.
Dec 12th, 2013
Fresh leaks show U.S. bullying in the TPP is intensifying
New TPP leaks show just how far the U.S. is willing to go to ram through their Internet Censorship Plan
Dec 9th, 2013
Scale and speed of industrial development in northwest B.C. undermines environmental assessment
It’s like the wild west, say northwest B.C. environmental groups overwhelmed by the volume and scale of industrial projects and environmental assessments.
Dec 3rd, 2013
Canada, together we won these cell phone customer protection rules that kick in today
Canada’s new customer-friendly wireless rules will benefit cell phone users from coast to coast to coast.
Dec 2nd, 2013
Ecojustice demands National Energy Board answer for spying on anti-oil sands groups
Following the publication of documents obtained by the Vancouver Observer showing the National Energy Board oversaw the spying activities of the RCMP and CSIS on oil sands opponents, Barry...
Nov 29th, 2013
Canada's approval puts 'Frankenfish' one step closer to dinner plate
Facility on Prince Edward Island can now begin commercial production of genetically-modified salmon eggs.
Nov 26th, 2013