oil drilling

Sep 20, 2012

Opposition to fracking grows in the U.S.

Fracking as a political issue is catching fire. Travelling the country covering the 2012 election, I continually meet people who are deeply concerned about what is percolating beneath them.

Fracking and its impact on groundwater: Lessons from Alberta

Mar 21, 2012 to Mar 22, 2012
Telus Building, Room 134, University of Alberta
Corner of 111 Street and 87 Avenue
T6G 2M7 Edmonton , AB
53° 31' 22.4904" N, 113° 31' 4.1988" W
Alberta CA
Join us for an information session and discussion on the impacts of fracking on groundwater, with Professor Karlis Muehlenbachs from the University of Alberta.
Book Review
Jan 20, 2011

Complicating the Arctic

Noreen Mae Ritsema
In an interview with rabble.ca, Shelagh D. Grant discusses her book Polar Imperative, a book that challenges images of a pristine, snow-covered landscape and exposes the Arctic's long dormant issues.
Jul 22, 2010

Gulf oil spill must be catalyst for change

Richard Steiner was deeply involved in the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. He just returned from working at the site of BP's Deepwater Horizon gusher and on the Gulf Coast.

Showing of "Rio Blanco" and talk/workshop on community resistance

Jan 17, 2009
University of Toronto-Ontario Institute for Studies in Education
252 Bloor St. W- Above St. George subway station OISE Rm. 4422
Toronto , ON
Ontario CA
Free showing of "Rio Blanco" - a documentary about community resistance to open-pit mining in Latin America, using the referendum tactic successfully employed against the Tambgogrande mine in Peru.
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