Today I joined the newly formed Board of Directors of 350.org, coinciding with a range of exciting new changes at the organization.
Mining alert on Algonquin territory, report on the activities of the Indian Act band council and report on the Section 74 letter-writing campaign.
CETA is the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement -- a free trade deal between Canada and the European Union. This deal will allow for water, land and oil to be exploited. Who bears the brunt?
Give Earth Hour a chance -- it's not all about you.
If a corporation has rights, such as freedom of speech, by law, is it such a stretch to extend them to a river or an orangutan?
Mar 13, 2011
Riverdale Community Hall
9231 100 AvenueEdmonton , AB
Canada53° 32' 31.3008" N, 113° 28' 22.746" W
Forum with musical entertainment/social to follow. Representatives invited from the AB Liberals, AB NDP, AB Party and Vision 2012 (new Greens) What would be different with a progressive government?
UPDATED: To protect the Beaver Pond Forest, there have been prayers and Sacred Fires, attempts to lobby Ottawa city council. Direct action is the latest tactic being used.
Daniel Bernard 'Amikwabe', Algonquin Firekeeper, will keep a Sacred Fire burning at Queen's Park from Wednesday, Feb. 9 to Sunday, Feb. 13 to urge the province to halt tree-clearing at Beaver Pond.
This morning at sunrise a group of concerned community members gathered in front of the machines that have been destroying the Beaver Pond Forest in Kanata for the past week.
Today the Joint Review Panel for the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline determined more information was needed before the application was ready for review.