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NDP MP Peter Julian. Photo: Peter Julian/Facebook
Karl Nerenberg | There is currently no effective way for foreign victims of Canadian corporate malfeasance to pursue meaningful redress in Canadian courts. Vancouver-area NDP MP Peter Julian wants to change that.
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David Suzuki | With the longest coastline of any nation, Canada has a global responsibility to protect its oceans, which are threatened by failures to address carbon emissions and ensure marine protection. 
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Photo: Sipekne'katik flag waves at the proposed brine storage site, Tori Ball
Tori Ball | Salt cavern gas storage has faced opposition from the local community, Indigenous groups, environmental groups as well as health and safety experts.
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David Suzuki | Environmental rights are also about social justice. Many environmental problems are tied to societal inequities as people at the lower end of the socioeconomic scale are disproportionately affected.
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Krystalline Kraus | On December 7, 2015 at the high-security Paris environmental talks, dozens of kayaks in an all-Indigenous flotilla made their way through Paris' winding rivers and waterways.
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June Chua | The Canadian documentary Defenders of the Dawn examines the fight in the Maritimes for environmental rights, situated within the perspective of the world stage.
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Stephen Leahy | Marilyn Baptiste of the Xeni Gwet'in First Nation in British Columbia has won the prestigious $175,000 Goldman Prize for her five-year effort to prevent construction of the Prosperity mine.
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Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians is pleased that Bill 6 -- which places a legal moratorium on high-volume hydraulic fracturing -- has passed in Nova Scotia.
Podcast
Habitat: Conversations about how we live
Erica Butler | In Canada we don't have the right to clean air or clean water. Donald Cameron is exploring the movement to secure rights for nature, as well as the human right to a healthy environment.