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The village of Mt. Pleasant, Wisconsin, is using eminent domain to make way for Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn. (Photo: Alinghi3/flickr/cc) Views
Masters of Our Domain: Foxconn and State Minions Seize Land
Eminent domain is supposed to support projects for the public good. In Wisconsin, it’s been harnessed instead for private gain
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More Oil Moving by Rail Now Than at Time of Mégantic Disaster
How is it that a preventable tragedy of this magnitude has passed into media and political oblivion—even though the circumstances that led to the crash remain essentially unchanged?
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'Shameless': Trump Repeals Rule Meant to Prevent Oil-Carrying 'Bomb Trains' From Derailing and Exploding
"Apparently there's no limit to the lengths the Trump administration will go to prioritize the desires of polluting industries over the health and safety of the American people."
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'We Don't Know... How Bad It Is': 31-Car Oil Train Derails Into Iowa Floodwaters
Amid worries of drinking water contamination, tankers looked as if they had been "thrown around like Legos"
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Nearly 800 Quebec Doctors Demand Their Pay Raises Go To Nurses, Improving Healthcare Overall
"These increases are all the more shocking because our nurses, clerks, and other professionals face very difficult working conditions, while our patients live with the lack of access to required services because of the drastic cuts in recent years."
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Asylum Seekers, Fleeing Trump's Hostility, Overwhelm Quebec's Refugee Resources
Crossing at remote locations along the border, thousands have left the U.S. for Canada in hopes of attaining refugee status
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A More Equitable Economy Exists Right Next Door
Business owners gather at an elegant Montreal event center to celebrate the 20 th anniversary of a large-scale economic partnership. The former chief of Quebec’s largest bank is the guest of honor. Sidewalks bustle with people walking in and out of homes, offices, bank, pharmacy, workout studio and...
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'Our Lives Are in Danger': Six Dead in Quebec City Mosque Shooting
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calls shooting a 'terrorist attack on Muslims in a center of worship and refuge'
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The Fossil Fuel Industry Needs Our Consent. We Can and Must Refuse to Give It.
On November 9, like a lot of people around the world, I was stunned and devastated. In the days and weeks afterward, I was hit by new waves from that same feeling, worrying in turn about Muslim registries, the undocumented, the future of life on a rapidly warming planet, and much else. The...
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Oil Train Disaster Plans: A Burning Need for the Truth about Oil Train Fires
In the year since five fiery oil train disasters in the US and Canada brought national attention to the threat from trains hauling explosive crude oil, the rail industry has embarked on a high profile public relations exercise to reassure the public that deadly disasters can be averted by emergency...
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