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Lawrence Solomon: Nature needs a hand

(June 18, 2015) The tar sands sites will leave a lasting man-made legacy that will be more enjoyed by humans than the sullied lands they found. 747 more words

Climate Change

Carbon week: Lawrence Solomon – Nature needs a hand

The tar sands sites will leave a lasting man-made legacy that will be more enjoyed by humans than the sullied lands they found

Nature can make a mess of things. 699 more words

FP Comment

Green around the gills

He bet the nation’s country farm on the Alberta oil sands. But, my, how Stephen Harper’s expectations have tarred and feathered the petro-industry’s chickens who have lately come home to roost. 560 more words

Politics

Jane Fonda takes on 'big oil' in Vancouver: 'Arrest me, I don't care'

Activist and actress in Vancouver for Greenpeace’s Toast the Coast event

CBC News Posted: Jun 12, 2015 

Jane Fonda on climate change: ‘We allowed it to happen’ 837 more words

The Matrix

'I hope I get arrested': Jane Fonda in Vancouver speaks out against pipelines

WATCH: Jordan Armstrong reports from the Toast the Coast event

In 1970, Jane Fonda was arrested while marching with indigenous people during the occupation of Fort Lawton in Seattle, Wa. 391 more words

News

Scientists Call for Halt to Canada's Oil Sands Growth

Image Credit: Planet Earth 5

The controversial proposed Keystone XL Pipeline put Canada’s vast carbon-laden tar sands on the map for many Americans, with its builders promising that it would carry 800,000 barrels of petroleum per day from Alberta’s tar sands to oil refineries in Texas. 504 more words

Environment