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As Trudeau Goes All In for Climate-Killing Pipeline, Canadians Issue Final Calls to Ditch Trans Mountain Purchase
"The Canadian government, the same one that stood up in Paris and promised climate action, now owns a massive, failing tar sands pipeline project."
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Indigenous leaders, coast protectors, and others demonstrate against the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, on March 10, 2018. (Photo: Jason Redmond/Getty Images) Views
First Nations Celebrate Win Against Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion
Here’s how indigenous leaders pulled together a grassroots movement to resist the pipeline expansion
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We shouldn’t be too optimistic about the NAFTA renegotiation actually helping workers. (Getty Images)   Views
The Good and the (Potentially Very) Bad in Trump’s NAFTA Renegotiation
All in all, it’s a good heuristic to judge trade deals by how mad business lobbyists are about them, and judging from the Business Roundtable’s grumblings, the renegotiation has the potential to be decent
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'I Can't Kill These People': In Off-the-Record Comments, Trump Reportedly Bragged About Not Compromising With Canada in NAFTA Talks
After learning of Trump's reported comments, Canadian officials "sprung" the president's remarks on U.S. negotiators during a high-level NAFTA meeting
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'Great Victory for Indigenous Communities Everywhere': Canadian Court Rescinds Trans Mountain Approval
"This is the consequence of the unholy alliance between the federal government and corporations taking shortcuts through consultation," declared Grand Chief Stewart Phillip. "My faith in the judicial system is somewhat restored today."
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Ontario's Right-Wing Government Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit for Canceling Basic Income Program
"When we can't get justice from our elected officials, the courts stand ready to hear claims. That's why our courageous representative plaintiffs are bringing forward this class action lawsuit."
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Some of the portraits of people protesting the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project that are featured in the People on the Path art installaton, which launched Sunday. (Image: Climate Justice Edmonton) News
These Giant Portraits Will Stand in the Path of Trans Mountain Pipeline to Make 'Powerful Statement of the Future We Want'
The People on the Path series offers creative resistance to controversial fossil fuel project
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"It's About Time": Canada Celebrated for Banning Bee-Killing Neonics While US Backslides
"Unfortunately, it looks like the EPA is trying to be the last agency on Earth to recognize that these pesticides should be banned."
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Did Saudis Just Threaten Canada With 9/11-Style Attack for Crime of Criticizing Their Atrocious Human Rights Record?
"If you represent a kingdom which brought forth the majority of 9/11 attackers, don't use a plane flying into a tower in North America when you have a disagreement with Canada. It doesn't help."
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'Disgusting'; 'Short-Sighted'; and 'Shameful': Ontario's Right-Wing Govt Nixes Basic Income Project
It's not the pilot project that's too costly but poverty that is, says basic income advocate
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