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  1. In Memoriam - Beautiful Dreamer, Rudy Haase

    ... him a life-long peace activist. Fearing his three sons could be swept up in the draft for the Vietnam war, Rudy and Mickie, moved to ... founded, she was very disappointed as she knew her family could not afford to attend. Later, her parents received the message not to ...

    2018-06-25 14:44

  2. What does the biggest free trade deal in history mean for the environment?

    ... and the scale of the potential deal mean that [TTIP] could set standards for future agreements with other countries on consumer ... effectively handover sovereignty to multinationals as fines could be equal to a significant proportion of GDP.     The third concern ...

    2014-03-14 08:56

  3. Right whales on their way and seismic blasting awaits them.

    ... was left - in favour of oil and gas companies - for what could have been the most heroic announcement of this minister’s professional ... sources. Right whales are on the brink. Seismic testing could be the very activity that pushes them over the edge, with no hope of ...

    2018-08-10 10:17

  4. Appeal of the decision to allow the discharge of Hydraulic Fracturing Wastewater from Atlantic Industrial Services’ facility into the Debert Sewer System

    ... account the fact that different sources of chloride salts could have different impacts, and should be reversed. Otherwise, no special ... and informed consent for activities such as pollution that could impact them and / or their communities. The Debert facility is ...

    2013-04-10 15:19

  5. Ominous Meeting Begins Growth Plan Consultations

    ... required) and that there are concerns about how long it could take to make new land available for development.” Under “What ... urban boundary expansions that had been debated for decades could suddenly be reversed through a new application. Then the process would ...

    2018-11-13 18:10

  6. Sovereignty ‘at risk’ from EU-US trade deal: UK in danger of surrendering judicial independence to multinational corporations, warn activists

    ... protect consumers or guarantee a publicly run NHS could be jeopardised by a trade deal being negotiated between Europe and ... O’Grady, TUC general secretary, said: “These clauses could thwart attempts by a future government to bring our health service back ...

    2014-01-13 22:14

  7. Doug Ford’s Reforestation and Conservation Cuts Show He Has Historical Amnesia

    ... woodlands were composed of sickly, scarred trees that could not regenerate because roaming livestock ate the young saplings. With ... other things he served as Deputy Minister of Forests, Zavitz could not accomplish very much since his reforestation efforts were simply only ...

    2019-05-28 12:04

  8. Corrupt “Secret” Global Trade and Investor Agreements: EU Facilitating Corporate Plunder (re ‘Profiting from Crisis' Report)

    ... lawsuits against Europe’s struggling economies, which could lead to European taxpayers paying out millions of euros in a second major ... represent Spain in at least two cases, for example, could earn up to 1.6 million euros for the cases. Growing controversy ...

    2014-03-12 23:27

  9. $101 million dollars leaving Canada?

    ... protection.  But it is possible this case could be settled before our courts make a determination on its merits.  ... Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant, coal mine, etc.—could be yours to fight. We can’t risk allowing trade agreements to usurp ...

    2016-08-05 20:49

  10. You need to read this piece by Joel Ballard from The National Observer

    ... to their Canadian summer waters. It is a decision that could be a final nail in their coffin. If a blow-out of these wells occurs, is could decimate fisheries and fishing communities. "Dr. Robert Bea, ...

    2018-05-09 19:10