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  • Greenpeace Argentina recently took on Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold to challenge the company on its efforts to block application of a new law to protect glaciers in Argentina.

    Greenpeace Argentina challenged Barrick Gold by setting up two camps with 50 activists across roads lead to two mines the company operates in the country —Veladero and Pascua-Lama.

    The action against Barrick Gold came just weeks before the annual c... Read more >

  • Funeral march opposes caribou extinction under McGuinty plan

    Blogpost by rnieto - March 1, 2011 at 13:06 5 comments

    Toronto – Greenpeace and Earthroots, held a funeral procession today outside a closed government consultation session to mourn the McGuinty government’s continued failure to stop the countdown to extinction of Ontario’s threatened woodland caribou her... Read more >

  • Skipjack tuna is cheap and plentiful... or is it?

    Blogpost by Jamie, Greenpeace UK - March 1, 2011 at 9:23

    Of all the tuna species, skipjack is seen as the most plentiful and the most sustainable. The speed with which it reproduces and matures has meant stocks are more resilient to our industrial fishing fleets than its bluefin and bigeye cousins, and has ... Read more >

  • What’s good for Kaddafi is good for Harper

    Blogpost by Bruce Cox - February 28, 2011 at 18:14

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper spent yesterday in meetings developing a strategy and response to the uprising unfolding in Libya. Following on the United Nations Security Council’s unanimous decision to condemn Libyan President Muammar Kaddafi’s violen... Read more >

  • Costco makes a move toward ocean protection

    Blogpost by Sarah King - February 28, 2011 at 16:26

    Costco Canada has officially released an updated sustainable seafood policy and removed various Redlist species from sale in the U.S. and in Canada. This marks the last of Canada's major supermarket chains to commit to moving away from selling seafo... Read more >

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