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In Nation's Capital, It's Native Americans and Ranchers vs. KXL 'Death Warrant'
'Cowboy and Indian Alliance' protest encampment on national mall culminates with ceremonial procession to 'protect sacred land and water'
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Harper Govt Shows Love for Tar Sands Pipeline, Not for Whales
Government moves to change status of Pacific humpback whales from "threatened" to "species of special concern"
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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Advocate for Justice, Dies at 76
Wrongly convicted of murder by an all-white, famous ex-boxer became advocate for other prisoners
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In Small Canadian Town Democracy Wins, Tar Sands Loses
Kitimat, British Columbia's 'no' vote follows widespread opposition to Northern Gatway
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Rejecting Tar Sands Key Step in 'Decarbonizing' World's Energy Economy
Economists, scientists send joint letter calling for rejection of Keystone XL pipeline
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Protesters Against Austerity Fill the Streets of Montreal
Leaders 'want to make the poor pay more, instead of the rich'
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Canada's Harper Seizes Crimean Crisis to Sell Tar Sands and Fracked Gas to Europe
Western leaders meeting in The Hague this week for a nuclear summit considered new measures, including new sanctions, against Russia in response to Putin’s annexation of the Crimean region of Ukraine. According to the Globe and Mail , Prime Minister Harper “has singled out the prospect of sanctions...
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Train Line Blockaded: Action Demands Justice for Missing, Murdered Women
Demonstration by Tyendinaga Mohawks highlights lack of federal action on deaths of over 800 aboriginal women
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Canadian Govt Targets Environment NGOs
TORONTO - Job cuts totalling 1,000 at Environment Canada’s climate change division this month means there will be even fewer government scientists onboard to monitor the impact of the extraction, development and transportation of crude oil from the carbon-intensive oil sands in Alberta. The oil...
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New England on 'High Alert' After Canadian Pipeline Reversal Approved
Environmental groups raise alarm over potential transport of tar sands oil from western regions to New England coast
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