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U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attend the NATO summit at the Grove Hotel on December 4, 2019 in Watford, England.  News
Feelings Hurt by 'Two-Faced' Trudeau and Laughing NATO Leaders, Trump Leaves Summit Early in a Huff
"There is nothing he hates more than important people laughing at him."
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Failure to Address Climate Crisis Puts Children at Risk
We need to kick our fossil fuel addiction now, for our sake and the children's.
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Despite the severe repression, on October 25, 2019, 1.2 million people marched in Santiago, representing diverse sectors of Chilean society including social movements, Indigenous people, women, retired people, unions, students and more. (Photo:  Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Chile Despertó! Chile Has Woken Up! The Rising Fight Against Neo-Liberalism in Chile
Today in Chile the working class and oppressed people are under brutal attack, economically, politically and socially, by the Sebastian Piñera government and imperialist exploitation.
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It's Zero Hour: Activists Chain Themselves to Pier To Block Shipment For TMX Pipeline
Photos by Alex Milan Tracy In a dramatic action at daybreak Tuesday, activists blocked a shipment of pipeline for Canada's much-hated Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion project by locking themselves to the dock in Vancouver WA where it was to be unloaded. The protesters, part of Portland Rising Tide...
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Women hold a flag saying 'Refugees Welcome' as thousands of Canadians take part in a massive protest against President Trump's travel ban on Muslims News
Rights Groups in Canadian Court Because 'The US Cannot Be Considered a Safe Country for Refugees'
The advocacy groups want the Canadian government to uphold its human rights obligations and ditch the Safe Third Country Agreement.
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27 Youth Climate Activists Arrested for Canadian Parliament Sit-In Demanding Green New Deal
"Climate change is impacting us now, so we're acting now and we expect our politicians to do the same."
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As Trudeau Clings to Power, Progressives in Canada Celebrate Victory of 'Green New Deal Squad'
Now, said Naomi Klein, his Liberal party "will be pushed by a new squad of climate champions—on the inside and outside—demanding a #GreenNewDeal."
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(FromL) Federal party leaders, NDP leader Jagmeet Singh, Green Party leader Elizabeth May, People's Party of Canada leader Maxime Bernier, host Patrice Roy from Radio, Canada's Prime Minister and Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, Conservative leader Andrew Scheer, and Bloc Quebecois leader Yves-Francois Blanchet pose for pictures on October 10, 2019. (Photo: SEAN KILPATRICK/POOL/AFP via Getty Images) Views
Climate Change Deniers Become Extinct in Canadian Election
The four parties that do offer climate action plans (of varying seriousness) collected almost 65 percent of the vote.
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Obama was not a progressive leader. (Photo: Cumbre de Líderes de América del Norte 2016/flickr/cc) Views
Obama’s Endorsement of Trudeau Highlights Class Unity of the 1 Percent
If Barack Obama truly cared about endorsing a progressive economic leader, or even a leader of colour just like him, he could have chosen Jagmeet Singh of the left-wing New Democratic Party. But he didn’t.
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Study Predicts 'Frightening Future' for North American Birds, With Two-Thirds of Species Extinct by 2100 If Earth Warms More Than 1.5 Degrees
"There's hope in this report, but first, it'll break your heart if you care about birds and what they tell us about the ecosystems we share with them. It's a bird emergency."
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