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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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United Nations Climate Summit: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Blog entry by Dave Martin | September 22, 2009 2 comments

Tuesday September 22 was the United Nations (UN) Climate Summit in New York. It was not meant to be a negotiating session – more of a pep rally for the big show that will unfold in Copenhagen December 7-18, 2009. There are two more...

The World is Ready for a Strong Climate Treaty

Feature story | September 22, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace activists rappelled off of a Pittsburgh bridge with a massive banner displaying our message to G20 leaders gathering for tomorrow's summit. The banner takes the form of stylized "road sign" that warns of the political maneuvering and...

Great Global Climate Wake-Up Call

Blog entry by Phoebe Stephens | September 19, 2009 1 comment

Ring ring!  On Monday, September 21st leaders around the world are going to be hit with a serious wake-up call as Global Flashmobs spring to action at 12:18pm (local time) in a city or town near you.  The goal - to pressure our...

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