Pipelines used to be the seldom-spoken, under-or-over ground means for oil, gas and chemical companies to transport their products to refineries and markets. Crisscrossing Canada and the United States, most of us were left unawares or unconcerned of the exact route these pipelines snaked in or near our towns, water sources, communities and larger urban centres. 1,356 more words
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David Suzuki and the foundation that bears his famous name won’t be intimidated by TransCanada’s dirty war against climate justice activists and Energy East opponents. 528 more words
The Republicans are all about eliminating Obama Care. Second and Third on their list of despised programs are Medicaid and Medicare. The demise of these three programs would be catastrophic. 338 more words
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