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We're talking plastic pollution and solutions at the Green Living Show next weekend!

Blog entry by Sarah King, Head of Oceans-Plastics campaign | March 29, 2018

Overwhelmed by images of yet another corner of the world drowning in plastic pollution? Feel like you do your best to avoid throwaway plastic and yet, despite your best efforts, you are challenged to find alternatives? Want to do...

Standing up for the little guy: Climate liability legislation introduced in Ontario

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | March 27, 2018

Any politician who claims to stand up for the little guy should support the climate liability legislation introduced this week in the Ontario legislature. The Liability for Climate-Related Harms Act was introduced as a...

LIVE UPDATES! Indigenous leaders and supporters to take bold action against Kinder...

Blog entry by Jesse Firempong | March 17, 2018

Today, Indigenous leaders are leading community members in ceremony and action at Kinder Morgan’s construction site on Burnaby Mountain in Vancouver, on Canada's Pacific Coast. We'll be live blogging what happens here!   A...

Greenpeace calls out Minister Blanchette’s failure on caribou outside Quebec legislature

Blog entry by Marie Moucarry | March 16, 2018

E arly this morning, a group of Greenpeace activists visited Quebec’s legislature to denounce the failure of the Minister of Forests, Fauna and Parks, Luc Blanchette, to protect caribou. We brought a life-size “caribou coffin” and...

10,000 People stand strong to protect land and water from Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Jesse Firempong | March 12, 2018

What do ten thousand people gathering to stand with Indigenous Peoples to protect land, rivers, streams and the Pacific Ocean from a dirty oil pipeline look like? Incredible.     Photos by Zack Embree, Alex Harris and Will...

Together We Rise: the fight against Kinder Morgan about to reach new heights.

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | March 9, 2018

Today, Indigenous leaders from across Canada and the United States gathered in Coast Salish territories (Vancouver) to announce the latest escalation in the battle to stop the Kinder Morgan tar sands pipeline. The project called ...

Ten years after my first big protest, this coal plant is becoming a solar farm

Blog entry by Charles Latimer | March 9, 2018

"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do." - Mark Twain When I was 26 years old, this quote gave me the courage to do what I thought was right.  Just over...

4 Incredible Women You Can Take Action With NOW

Blog entry by Shuk-Wah Chung | March 7, 2018

“Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.” - Arundhati Roy And indeed she is… These are the heroes, the ones who serve their community with hope and inspiration...

Protect water. Stand with Indigenous Peoples against Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | March 7, 2018

On March 10th, Indigenous cultural and spiritual leaders have asked us to join them to take a stand against Kinder Morgan’s massive new oil pipeline. Greenpeace is answering this call and if we rise up with one voice, we can protect...

Trudeau's Pipeline Dilemma: Time to reverse course on Kinder Morgan

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | March 5, 2018

"If you're headed the wrong way, turn around."   When Justin Trudeau approved the Kinder Morgan pipeline, he had just been elected, and Rachel Notley was a national political darling. At the time, Notley was the first Albertan...

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