Skip to main content

Common Dreams. Journalism funded by people, not corporations.

There has never been—and never will be—an advertisement on our site except for this one: without readers like you supporting our work, we wouldn't exist.

No corporate influence. No pay-wall. Independent news and opinion 365 days a year that is freely available to all and funded by those who support our mission: To inform. To inspire. To ignite change for the common good.

Our mission is clear. Our model is simple. If you can, please support our Fall Campaign today.

Support Our Work -- No corporate influence. No pay-wall. Independent news funded by those who support our mission: To inform. To inspire. To ignite change for the common good. Please support our Fall Campaign today.

Energy East


"People's Injunction" Launched to Block Canadian Pipelines

'The action on the ground starts now'

Sarah Lazare ·



How a Canadian University 'Bent Over Backward' for a Pipeline Corporation

'I have the impression that Enbridge sees the center as a PR machine for themselves,' warned former University of Calgary professor

Deirdre Fulton ·



'No Consent': First Nations Women Shut Down Tar Sands Pipeline Hearing

'This is Kanien’ke, this is Mohawk Land, and we are tired of occupation'

Sarah Lazare ·




Confronting Irving Oil and TransCanada at the End of the Line

Unprecedented march signals new stage in fight against Energy East pipeline

Clayton Thomas-Muller ·


Energy East Tar Sands Pipeline Hits Major Snag as TransCanada Forced to Scrap Terminal

'This is a major victory for the protection of endangered species, communities and the environment,' says activist

Deirdre Fulton ·


Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Support our work.

We are independent, non-profit, advertising-free and 100% reader supported.

Subscribe to our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values.
Direct to your inbox.

Subscribe to our Newsletter.


Common Dreams, Inc. Founded 1997. Registered 501(c3) Non-Profit | Privacy Policy
Common Dreams Logo