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Chippewas of the Thames challenge Line 9 reversal in Supreme Court

November 23, 2015
| Enbridge applied to the National Energy Board to reverse the flow of Line 9, a 40-year-old pipeline not designed to carry diluted bitumen. Jane Williams speaks with Myeengun Henry about the challenge.
Length: 09:48 minutes (8.99 MB)
Photo of Grand River at the Elora Gorge by the Grand River Conservation Authorit
| November 14, 2015

Trudeau urged to reject Lake Huron nuclear waste dump

November 12, 2015
| Ontario Power Generation wants to bury low-level nuclear waste at a site just a few hundred metres from Lake Huron, the drinking water supply for 40 million people on both sides of the border.
Length: 17:56 minutes (16.42 MB)

A climate welcome for Justin Trudeau

October 26, 2015
| Thousands of people are planning to converge on 24 Sussex Drive next month to welcome Canada's new PM. They will be bearing gifts from around the country and demanding real action on climate change.
Length: 12:57 minutes (11.87 MB)
| September 29, 2015
Photo: Flickr: theo_reth
| September 26, 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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