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Rocking The Boat at Costco

Blog entry by Liam Doherty | June 3, 2009

This morning, activists from London, Hamilton and Toronto stood united against wholesale ocean destruction. It appears that our coordinated Canadian sustainable seafood efforts are having an impact upon the wholesale retailer. However,...

Greenpeace takes action on Wonderland Rd.

Blog entry by Kevin Hill | June 3, 2009

After hearing Greenpeace spokesperson Liam O'Daugherty on NewsTalk 1290’s morning talk show, a father and daughter made their way over the Costco on Wonderland road in London, Ontario seeking to express themselves. Having just...

Seafood Tour: Let Them Bake

Blog entry by Andrea Macdonald | June 2, 2009

Greenpeace activists left the Vancouver office at 10 o'clock this morning on route for a Safeway in Whiterock/South Surrey. Fish costumes in hand they set out to confront Safeway, for the second time in BC, about their part in...

Fighting ocean and community destruction one supermarket shopper at a time

Blog entry by Kevin Hill | June 1, 2009

The fight against the destruction of the ocean’s biosphere through over fishing or destructive fishing practices is about more than just the fish themselves. It’s also about the people and the communities in Canada, and around the...

Wal-Mart Confrontation Piques Interest At Save-On-Foods In Nelson, BC

Blog entry by Christine Leclerc | June 1, 2009

Just after 11 a.m. on May 29th, seven activists — including two in fish costumes — set up in front of Wal-Mart. We unfurled the “Don’t Buy, Don’t Sell Redlist Fish” banner and handed Redlist fish info to customers. The 10-foot tuna...

Greenpeace blocks seafood freezer at Metro store in Hamilton

Feature story | May 31, 2009 at 17:00

Hamilton, ON – Activists blocked access to a seafood freezer during an action at a Metro store in Hamilton that highlighted day five of the Greenpeace campaign to confront Canada’s major supermarket chains for selling Redlist seafood to customers.

Kingston: Mass Police Force Descends on Ocean Crime Scene!

Blog entry by Alex Paterson | May 29, 2009

Hello from stormy Kingston, Ontario! The seafood tour rolled into a gloomy looking Kingston today for Day Four of the Seafood Tour where Greenpeace Activists directly confronted Costco Wholesale over their failure to protect our...

Mass police response during Greenpeace action at Costco in Kingston

Feature story | May 28, 2009 at 17:00

Kingston— Local police arrived in full force Friday during a Greenpeace action at a Costco outlet in Kingston on day four of the campaign to confront Canada’s major supermarket chains for selling Redlist seafood to customers in the area.

Seafood Tour: Somebody is lying...

Blog entry by Christine Leclerc | May 27, 2009 5 comments

This blog was written by Andrea MacDonald on behalf of Christine Leclerc, who is currently participating in an action against Costco in Kelowna. Andrea was an activist on Monday in the action against Safeway in Victoria. This morning...

Three activists arrested during Greenpeace action at Costco in Kelowna

Feature story | May 27, 2009 at 17:00

Kelowna—Police arrested three activists during a Greenpeace action at a Costco outlet in Kelowna on day three of the campaign to confront Canada’s major supermarket chains for selling Redlist seafood to the Okanagan.

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