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"It's our environment and our economy"

A guest post by Andy Shadrack

If Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and Prime Minister Trudeau think that they can dictate to British Columbians on the basis of whose economy and environment is more important, then they need to think again. 328 more words


TGIF- 1 barrel for three,an opinion...

For a barrel of oil investment three barrels can be produced in the Alberta tar sand development. This is quite different to the 1 barrel to a hundred of our youth. 257 more words


Walk 4 the Salish Sea

This is one of the most important international/local issues we face now.  We encourage you to join in (for as much or as little as you can via any human-powered means of transport).  53 more words


Michael Hudson: Why are British Columbians Voting Liberal, Against Their Own Interest?

with Michael Hudson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Michael Hudson
May 11, 2017

TheRealNews on May 11, 2017

British Columbia is giving away lumber at 1/2 cents an acre and the Green Party holds the balance of power at a tipping point on energy policy says Michael Hudson.

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Whiting refinery, 2011 expansion

This is a 2011 article about what was then the proposed expansion of the BP Refinery in Whiting, Indiana, the southeast side of Chicago. The expansion was planned in order to process additional tar sands oil piped in from Alberta. 172 more words

Oil and Gas Mining: The Devastating Effect on Communities

Sustainable Deception (Deception Durable)

Directed by Michelle Moore and William Ray (2017)

Film Review

Sustainable Deception is a bilingual documentary about the devastating effects of oil and gas mining at opposite ends of Canada. 349 more words


Sana Sana

“Sana sana, colita de rana, un besito para ti y tu nana.”

That’s the phrase I knew growing up, although from a quick online search I see that there are many versions.

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