the oil industry

Dec 1, 2011

Canada's petro-recovery

The third-quarter GDP numbers are pretty upbeat on the surface but affirm that Canada's entire economic trajectory is being increasingly dominated by fossil fuel exports.
Nov 14, 2011

The Keystone pipeline and 'oil disease'

Brian Topp
It is a little odd, this business of a Canadian neo-con minister, at the heart of the Harper government, threatening the United States with a closer economic relationship with Communist China.
Sep 14, 2011

C. D. Howe shills for oil companies

Erin Weir
The C. D. Howe Institute is out this morning with a press release entitled, "Raising Oil and Gas Royalties Does Not Benefit Provincial Coffers." Here is my initial take on the accompanying paper.

World naked bike ride 2011

Jun 11, 2011
Gather at Coronation Park at noon
Coronation Park Centre of park by lake, between foot of Bathurst and the CNE
Toronto , ON
43° 38' 3.1884" N, 79° 24' 22.9752" W
Ontario CA
Join the women and men of the WNBR protest oil dependency in over 80 cities in 20 countries, including rides in seven cities across canada.

The myth of ethical oil

May 28, 2011
Ryerson Student Centre
55 Gould Street
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 28.7604" N, 79° 22' 42.5568" W
Ontario CA
Part of a three-day Marxism conference.


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