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| August 18, 2015

For the future you want: The Council of Canadians' 2015 Voter Guide

The Council of Canadians has created a voter's guide providing a summary political party positions on key issues and a list of questions for activists to ask candidates. The issues in this well in this well-layed out and very informative guide include:

- Protecting water

- Protecting the climate from extreme energy and pipelines

- Defending democracy

- Trade justice

- Saving public health care

Download the guide here

View the Council of Canadians Voting Guide on their website here.

 

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June 24, 2015 |
The Council of Canadians has organized nine public forums to date with key allies in the leadup to the federal election. About 2,000 people have attended these town hall gatherings across Canada.
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The myth of abundance

June 18, 2015
| Canadian governments act as if fresh water will never run out. Maude Barlow calls this belief the myth of abundance. She details the threats facing our water supply in her new report, "Blue Betrayal."
Length: 13:30 minutes (12.37 MB)
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Maude Barlow: Fall 2015 will be a watershed election

May 19, 2015
| Maude Barlow believes Stephen Harper will be gone after the next election, as long as people mobilize to vote him out. She tells a Vancouver audience why the Conservatives have to go.
Length: 11:13 minutes (10.27 MB)
March 16, 2015 |
The Canadian Federation of Students, the Council of Canadians, and three voters have applied for an injunction to suspend key provisions of the "Fair" Elections Act for the upcoming federal election.

Canadians continue to fight for the right to vote

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The Council of Canadians and the Canadian Federation of Students have gone to court seeking to overturn parts of the Fair Elections Act.

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| February 23, 2015
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