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It’s time to say yes to people, no to oil

This Tuesday, an unprecedented journey started on the shores of Vancouver. For the first time ever, six people from as many First Nations set sail on board the Greenpeace ship MY Esperanza to Haida Gwaii, to help connect coastal communities opposing pipelines and super tankers to the seven-million-strong global movement against Arctic oil drilling.
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B.C. can choose to avoid massive oil spill

Blog entry by Stephanie Goodwin | July 7, 2010 1 comment

First published in the Georgia Straight , July 5, 2010. Imagine kayaking through peanut butter. Except the peanut butter is toxic crude oil from the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Paddling through the marshes of the...

Greenpeace returns from Gulf of Mexico with evidence of devastation

Feature story | July 6, 2010 at 13:12

A Greenpeace team has returned to Canada from the Gulf of Mexico armed with firsthand knowledge and images of how the devastation caused by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill is affecting communities and nature.

Greenpeace Founder Jim Bohlen 1926 - 2010

Feature story | July 6, 2010 at 12:35

There's an old joke that you can walk into any bar in Vancouver and find somebody claiming to be a Greenpeace founder. If that somebody had been Jim Bohlen, however, then this claim would have been absolutely true. It is with very deep sadness,...

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