John Bennett   |   2 weeks 1 day ago
Anyone who knows me knows I’m not good at keeping secrets, and I particularly don’t like when governments work in secret. Governments feed us a lot of malarkey about why secrecy is essential,...
John Bennett   |   5 weeks 1 day ago
June 17, 2014Today the federal cabinet approved the Northern Gateway Tar Sands pipeline.It’s a decision that could define our times. We are witnessing the final stages of a protracted wrestling...
John Bennett   |   9 weeks 14 hours ago
May 22, 2014It’s been a busy week for government propagandists. Why?Back when I was a reporter I had a mantra I would chant to myself while writing: Who, What, When, and Why. Who, What, When, and...
Janet Eaton  |  2014-03-14 08:56

By  Karl Mathiesen.  theguardian.com, Friday 14 March 2014 12.32 GMT    
 What free trade advocates say: The US says the...

Janet Eaton  |  2014-03-14 08:54

The Canadian Press Posted: Mar 13, 2014 10:11 AM ET Last Updated: Mar 13, 2014 10:21 AM ET

Prime...

Janet Eaton  |  2014-03-13 08:35
March 12, 2014. ft.com Letters to Editor  From Mr Kavaljit Singh.

Sir, Robert Zoellick’s assertion that China can advance internal reforms through...

23 June, 2014
OTTAWA -- The findings of the Worldwide Integrated Assessment (WIA) undertaken by the Task Force on Systemic Pesticides make it absolutely clear neonicotinoid pesticides must...
19 June, 2014
OTTAWA – Sierra Club Canada Foundation has asked the Ethics Commissioner to examine the ruling under the Conflict of Interest Act with regard to Ted Menzies’ work...
9 June, 2014
Sierra Club CanadaMedia Release, June 9, 2014OTTAWA -- Sierra Club Canada is calling upon Tim Hudak's Ontario Progressive Conservative Party to clarify its position on...
16 August, 2013
 Elmwood area beekeeper says the Ontario government needs to act now to ban a pesticide that he claims has killed millions of his honeybees and millions of others in the province.Dave...
14 August, 2013
There is more troubling news for beekeepers.Another die-off has a local producer sounding the alarm, and provincial inspectors have stepped in to get to the bottom of the issue.Beekeeper...
14 August, 2013
The federal Conservative government consulted with both environmental organizations and industry associations before making controversial changes to the Fisheries Act last year, but...

            

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