We must stand up for the Artic. The Inuit community of Clyde River, Nunavut has taken its case against seismic blasting to Supreme Court and will be in court on November 30 and December. The outcome of the case could help keep the destructive practice of siesmic blasting, the dangerous first step in offshore oil exploration, out of the Arctic.
Related rabble.ca story:
Grey skies did not deter the hundreds of people who marched together through Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES) to celebrate the installment of the Survivors Totem Pole at Pigeon Park, Saturday, November 5.
Carved out of a 1000-year-old 27-foot cedar tree by community members of the DTES, the Survivors Totem Pole is a symbol of community survival, resistance, persistence, and inclusion.