Canadian Rocker Neil Young Blasts Stephen Harper, Alberta Tar Sands

Canadian Rocker Neil Young Blasts Stephen Harper, Alberta Tar Sands

Canadian rock legend Neil Young has blasted the Harper government for “trading integrity” in its single-minded appetite for Alberta tar sands dollars.

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Al Gore says Obama must veto ‘atrocity’ of Keystone XL tar sands pipelineBy: Suzanne Goldenberg, The Guardian (UK) | June 15, 2013
Former vice-president says oil pipeline…View Post

Al Gore says Obama must veto ‘atrocity’ of Keystone XL tar sands pipeline

By: Suzanne Goldenberg, The Guardian (UK) | June 15, 2013

Former vice-president says oil pipeline…

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Londoners arrested for protesting petrocrat Stephen Harper, tar sandsBy: Obert Madondo Twitter: @Obiemad
Activists outside the British Parliament protest Canada’s tar…View Post

Londoners arrested for protesting petrocrat Stephen Harper, tar sands

By: Obert Madondo Twitter: @Obiemad

Activists outside the British Parliament protest Canada’s tar…

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Keystone XL Pipeline Lobbyists Have Deep Ties to White HouseBy: Pratap Chatterjee
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TransCanada and the provincial government of…View Post

Keystone XL Pipeline Lobbyists Have Deep Ties to White House

By: Pratap Chatterjee

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TransCanada and the provincial government of…

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Stephen Harper’s fate is in the pipelineSource: iPolitics

While the Senate seizes the spotlight in Ottawa, another threat to Prime…View Post

Stephen Harper’s fate is in the pipeline

Source: iPolitics

While the Senate seizes the spotlight in Ottawa, another threat to Prime…

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TransCanada has a ‘culture of non-compliance’: engineer to Senate committee

Source: The Hook

Evan Vokes, a pipeline safety whistleblower and materials engineer, told a Canadian Senate committee yesterday that TransCanada Corporation ”has a culture of non-compliance,” but the company says it takes “great exception” to Vokes’…

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Immigrants Give More to Medicare Than They Receive, a Study Finds

Source: New York Times

Immigrants have contributed billions of dollars more to Medicare in recent years than the program has paid out on their behalf, according to a new study, a pattern that goes against the notion that immigrants are a drain on federal…

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Harper Conservatives spend on Keystone XL ads, while cutting environment fundingBy: Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada | Press Release:
OTTAWA, May 27, 2013–…View Post

Harper Conservatives spend on Keystone XL ads, while cutting environment funding

By: Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of CanadaPress Release:

OTTAWA, May 27, 2013–…

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Extreme Energy development is a risk for investment and the planet, Indigenous delegates tell Royal Dutch Shell shareholdersBy: Polaris Institute | Press Release:
Tuesday May 21st, The Hague, Netherlands– Today members of…View Post

Extreme Energy development is a risk for investment and the planet, Indigenous delegates tell Royal Dutch Shell shareholders

By: Polaris Institute Press Release:

Tuesday May 21st, The Hague, Netherlands– Today members of…

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Report gives Manitoba’s invisible migrant farm workers a voiceThey come to Manitoba each summer under Canada’s Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program to work on…View Post

Report gives Manitoba’s invisible migrant farm workers a voice

They come to Manitoba each summer under Canada’s Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program to work on…

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