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Kathleen Wynne sells one public asset to create another | May 22 2015 | Rick Salutin | When she ran, Wynne seemed committed to new tolls or taxes -- to expand public transit. Then she backtracked, and decided to sell off parts of Hydro One instead.
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March for jobs, justice and the climate launched in Toronto | May 22 2015 | Megan Devlin | Save the date: July 5. Coinciding with the Climate Summit for the Americas, that's the day the campaign for climate, jobs and justice is making a splash in Toronto. rabble.ca attended the launch.
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Allegations of brutality highlighted by protest at Hudbay shareholders’ meeting | May 22 2015 | Megan Devlin | 'I wonder if you, the shareholders of Hudbay, know what happened to us in Guatemala?' said one protester at the Hudbay shareholders' meeting.
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Allegations of brutality highlighted by protest at Hudbay shareholders’ meeting | May 22 2015 | Megan Devlin | 'I wonder if you, the shareholders of Hudbay, know what happened to us in Guatemala?' said one protester at the Hudbay shareholders' meeting.
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Harper's privatization plan for First Nations water services | May 21 2015 | Brent Patterson | The situation is serious in terms of access to clean drinking water for First Nations in Canada. Now the Harper government is looking at introducing privatization to First Nations water systems.
we > Tar Sands and 350.org | May 21 2015 | Helping to build the global climate change movement
Film: Line in the Sand | May 21 2015 | Redeye Collective | A new movie documents the realities on the ground for people who live along the Northern Gateway pipeline route in Northern Alberta and B.C. Jim Mainguy speaks with filmmaker Tomas Borsa.
I'm ripping up my degrees if Queen's and Dalhousie don't divest from fossil fuels | May 21 2015 | Scott Vrooman | Scott Vrooman is serious.
Cabalcor: The rise and fall of a mythical tar sands boom town | May 21 2015 | Nathaniel G. Moore | Can spoken word change the world? Sun Belt are hoping so as their new genre-defying book 'Cabalcor' takes a deep look at the ramifications of the tar sands.
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Harper announces weak climate emissions reduction target | May 20 2015 | Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians is criticizing the emission reduction target set by the Harper government as weak, insufficient and lacking in credibility.
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Nova Scotia government back on the hook over salmon farming | May 19 2015 | Ralph Surette | The Nova Scotia Liberal government was presented with a regulatory process to gain public trust and move the fish-farm industry forward. What happened to promises of consultation and transparency?
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Nothing much changes with new 'Plan Nord' | May 19 2015 | Bertrand Schepper | On April 8, Quebec proudly announced its new revamped Plan Nord. Premier Philippe Couillard's project, though much less ambitious than that of Charest's government, appears to be just as risky.

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Investment tip: Green Energy Rikardo said... Rght on. I read that most of the new investment is wind or sun. But regulation is important. in
Québec: Manifeste pour un élan global Unionist said... Here it is - and I think I'll quote it in full! But go to the website if you wish to sign the...
Connection between C-51 and Aboriginal and labour rights KenS said... There is quite a bit of discussion of this in aboriginal-oriented Facebook groups (and presumably...
RCMP call "anti-petroleum movement" a growing security threat jas said... Yes, this is more likely what the "anti-terrorism" bill is actually about. http://www....
Announcing Beat The Raid: New Source for Info on Anti-Pipelines Graffiti Raid and Repression NDPP said... Thank you to all that struggle and goodspeed to victory! in sol and res in
Megan Leslie Contender Adam T said... She's already one of the three deputy leaders. in
Cons reject heavy-truck sideguard bill Sineed said... I just drove the Windsor to Toronto corridor this past week and was heartened to see a lot of...
Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois donates G-G prize to group fighting TransCanada pipeline Unionist said... His prize was $25,000, and the total right now is $185,186 $204,298!! GND is my hero. He never sold...
The struggle for Burnaby Mountain epaulo13 said... Dramatic arrest of Kinder Morgan protesters met with defiance and pride (VIDEOS) Brigette DePape, a...

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Mokopane residents picket Canadian High Commission to protest Ivanhoe Mines
Protestors picketed the Canadian High Commission to pressure the Canadian government to take responsibility for Ivanhoe, and address their complaints about the destruction of graves.

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