John Bennett   |   Il y a 1 semaine 5 jours
The National Energy Board (NEB) is continuing its undemocratic approach to pleasing its master: the oil industry. Most recently, the Calgary-based rubber stamp is trying to use the summer to hide yet...
John Bennett   |   Il y a 6 semaines 2 jours
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   |   Il y a 9 semaines 3 jours
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...
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...

20 August, 2014
The national environmental group Sierra Club Canada today announced its support for pesticide-free buffer zones around key public areas on Prince Edward Island."This is...
8 August, 2014
OTTAWA--Despite the Pest Management Regulatory Agency’s (PMRA) decision to re-evaluate neonicotinoid pesticides, it is still registering new products containing the bee...
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...
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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