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To protect free speech and forests, lend your voice -- literally!

Blog entry by Greenpeace Canada | May 24, 2017 1 comment

Can you imagine a world in which Greenpeace and other advocacy groups were no longer able to stand up for our forests, oceans, and climate? A giant logging corporation called Resolute Forest Products can -- and is fighting to make this...

16 (Adorable) Reasons to Protect Canada’s Boreal Forest

Blog entry by Ryan Schleeter | May 23, 2017

Canada's boreal forest is home to stunning landscapes and a spectacular array of wildlife. But corporate logging giant Resolute Forest Products wants to intimidate and silence people like you fighting to protect forests. ...

Don't let Greenpeace disappear

Blog entry by Molly Dorozenski | May 16, 2017 4 comments

Today, we’re halting our normal communication with you to talk about something urgent. We’re taking the day to look back on some of the big accomplishments of the organization from the past half century -- and also to imagine...

Our vision for sustainable forests includes workers

Blog entry by Greenpeace Canada | May 13, 2017 1 comment

We are troubled by the recent job losses announced in the forest industry which affect workers and their families. Greenpeace Canada is committed to work with unions and local communities to ensure the logging industry adopts and...

Plastic Pollution - Why Coca-Cola bears responsibility

Blog entry by #EndOceanPlastics | May 12, 2017 1 comment

One of the best things about working on Greenpeace’s campaign to end ocean plastics is the chance to have lots of conversations with all sorts of people about the issue. One question that keeps coming up is - what’s the solution and...

Tell TD to Dump Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Alex Speers-Roesh | May 5, 2017

TD bank says that it wants to integrate environmental responsibility into every aspect of its business. We think that’s an admirable goal and have written to their CEO in the spirit of helping him achieve that goal. Our basic...

5 Reasons Why We Visited Coca-Cola's HQ

Blog entry by Louisa Casson, Greenpeace UK | April 26, 2017 2 comments

On April 9th, Greenpeace installed a piece of art right on the doorstep of Coca-Cola’s European office in London (UK), to hold the soft drinks giant accountable for ocean plastic pollution. As the world’s largest soft drinks...

Sending Wild Caribou to a Zoo?

Blog entry by Eduardo Sousa | April 25, 2017

We live in very odd times. We have in powerful positions of world leadership politicians who wish to take us back to the 1950s, or earlier, in terms of environmental and social policies. We have governments rolling back hard-won...

Will Trudeau cave to the oil lobby on limiting methane pollution?

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | April 21, 2017

CBC is reporting that the Trudeau government is about to cave to oil industry pressure and delay implementation of their methane regulation until 2020 (i.e. after the next federal election).  As I detailed in Policy Options , the...

Ocean plastic and what we can do about it

Blog entry by Sarah King | April 19, 2017

Have you seen that awful youtube video  (warning: graphic content) of a straw stuck in a turtle’s nose? I haven’t looked at straws the same way ever since. This poor, peaceful turtle’s plight has become for many people, myself...

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