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Global Health Leaders Hail 'Monumental Moment' in Covid-19 Fight as US Supports Vaccine Waiver

"Countries that continue to oppose the WTO waiver—such as European Union countries, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Canada, Australia, Norway, Japan, and Brazil—must now take action, too."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Why Canada Must Support the WTO Waiver on Covid-19 Vaccines

Expanding access to life-saving medical technologies during this pandemic is exactly what the world needs.

Jason Nickerson ·


Global Climate Policy Reboot: Launching a US-Canada Fossil Fuel Phase Out

US President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate could spark a transformative shift in global climate action—if the U.S. and Canada embark on a fossil fuel production phase out.

Noel Healy ·


Why the Poorest Millionaires Should Stop Worrying About a Wealth Tax

If you don't have $20 million or sitting around you can just relax.

Linda McQuaig ·


Investing In Nature Is Essential to Our Shared Future

Canadian women leaders send an open letter to the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Finance.

Gauri Sreenivasan ·


Greta Thunberg Says She'll Skip UN Climate Conference Over Covid-19 Vaccine Inequity

"Of course I would love to attend the Glasgow #COP26," she tweeted Friday. "But not unless everyone can take part on the same terms."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Showering Big Pharma With Taxpayer Dollars Won't Solve Vaccine Supply Issues

Privatization has left us scrambling for vaccines in today's pandemic—a dangerous situation that last week drove the desperate Trudeau government to announce a $415 million federal contribution to the expansion of vaccine production capacity at the old Connaught plant, now owned by French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteur.

Linda McQuaig ·


'Wall Street Is a Primary Villain' in Climate Crisis, Analysis Shows

DeSmog's investigation found that at least 65% of directors from 39 global banks had 940 connections to "climate-conflicted" industries.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


'We Will Not Stop': First Nations Land Defenders Take Direct Action Against Trans Mountain Pipeline

"Today we stand on unceded, unsurrendered, illegally occupied Secwepemc land to show that we will not stop until the pipeline is terminated and the land is returned to the rightful title holders."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


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