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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

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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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Politics

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

Sustainability

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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Change

Alan Maki | Climate change and the military-industrial complex

Maki asks on Facebook, “Did any of you march on this Science Day? If so, did you see any signs calling for Trump to stop pushing towards World War III and nuclear war (nuclear winter)?   538 more words

Militarism

Foreign Energy Giants Flee Canada's Tar Sands

❝ When ConocoPhillips signed a $13.3 billion deal last month to shed many of its Canadian assets, it became the latest in a growing list of foreign firms to sell tar sands holdings…

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