"Campaigns consistently portray a united Indigenous anti-development front and allies of the green movement, but some Indigenous leaders are becoming alarmed that they could be permanently frozen out of the mainstream economy if resource projects don’t go ahead."Read more
More than 205 billion litres of raw sewage and untreated waste water spewed into Canada's rivers and oceans last year
So where are the protestors?
Once again, hydraulic fracturing — a well-studied and long-used method of producing oil and gas — has come under attack in British Columbia.Read more
If we stop now, then other countries - often less focused on human rights and the environment - will be happy to take our place.Read more
If we can't get pipelines built in Canada, world will get oil from countries far less concerned about the environment..or even human rights. pic.twitter.com/NuIMpO8GW7— Brad Wall (@PremierBradWall) August 15, 2017
Before we can successfully cool down the contentious oil and gas debate and foster a more balanced energy conversation in Canada, from time to time we’re going to have to stand up to misinformation and fear-mongering.Read more