By investing in green energy and the electrical grid, Ontario can create 90,000 jobs, a new study says.
May 21, 2009
Ontario Power Generation building (University/College)
700 University AvenueM5S 1VO Toronto , ON
Stop spread of nuclear power AND fossil fuel burning in Ontario AND privatization of Ontario power - Vigil/Info Picket
Stewards and staff from every union in the Toronto area came together to build solidarity and resist the pressure to accept concessions on wages, benefits and pensions as the economic crisis deepens.
Canada faces its most severe economic crisis since the 1930s, and the Liberal Party -- the official opposition -- says nothing about what needs to be done to improve the economy.
80% of hospitals are sinking into debt while the equivalent of 5,000 full-time jobs are expexpected to be eliminated this year. Rallies are being held throughout Ontario on April 18 to fight cuts.
<p>It may seem a preposterous proposition but the political perils in the path of Barack Obama are remarkably similar to the hazards that Bob Rae confronted during his years as premier of Ontario.</p>
Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension
Alert! Radio #118
Ontario's new Green Energy Act could take the province to the front of the green energy line, or become window dressing for more old-school centralized nuclear power plans.
Feb 11, 2009
Ontario Power Generation building (OPG)
700 University Avenue corner of College/University Av,M5S 1VO Toronto , ON
Vigil/Info picket against nuclear power and call for resignations of public energy CEOs in Ontario.
Healing the Earth
Dana Poulton is an archaeologist who surveyed a proposed industrial center in Guelph, and found that humans used the land as long as 11,000 years ago.