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Shell's trying to silence your voice on Arctic drilling...

Blog entry by Ben Ayliffe | April 10, 2015

"If somebody not from your country commits a crime against somebody not from your country in another country, should the courts in your country have any jurisdiction over the issue?" With remarkable prescience, this question...

Premiers: we’ve got your back if you’ll Act on Climate

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | April 9, 2015

Before jumping on a bus tomorrow to take part in the Act on Climate march this weekend, we thought it’d be nice to help some politicians with their math homework. We’ll be in the streets to send a message to provincial premiers –...

Six volunteers scale Shell's oil rig.

Blog entry by Haley Rabic | April 8, 2015 1 comment

Yesterday morning things changed drastically for six volunteers aboard the Greenpeace ship the Esperanza.  They boarded Shell’s oil rig, the Polar Pioneer, on the high seas of the Pacific Ocean. The volunteers, Aliyah, Zoe, Johno,...

Podcast:Dirty oil is not dirty when it's called something else.

Blog entry by Mary Ambrose | April 7, 2015

When is dirty oil, not dirty oil? When you call it something else. We call the biggest resource extraction project in Canada, the tar sands. Not the oil sands. That’s what those doing the extracting call it. We call it the tar sands...

Shell's profit comes at our expense

Blog entry by Isadora Wronski | April 6, 2015

Climate science has made it clear that Arctic oil needs to stay in the ground if we want to avoid the worst impacts from global climate change. We know it and we also know that Shell knows it too. A ships next to a controlled burn...

The next step is Quebec City, April 11th. I hope to see you there.

Blog entry by Mike Hudema | April 6, 2015

On April 11 th I will be in the streets of Quebec City . I will be there with thousands of others, from different walks of life, that have come from coast to coast to coast to demand action on climate change . The warning...

Tell your Premier to #ActOnClimate

Blog entry by Greenpeace Canada & Act On Climate organizers | April 1, 2015

On April 11th, Canada's Premiers are heading to Quebec City to talk climate. It is a moment for all of us to demand climate protection and real renewable energy solutions. With a little more than one week to go until the massive...

The Crossing - Exposing Shell's Monster Arctic Oil Rig

Blog entry by Nick Young | April 1, 2015 1 comment

Shell’s Arctic drilling fleet is on the move,  right now — and was even before the US government approved the final permits. As you read this,  Shell is transporting an oil rig, the Polar Pioneer, across the Pacific, bound for the...

On the tail of Shell’s Arctic oil drilling fleet

Blog entry by Laura Kenyon | March 25, 2015

Right now, I’m looking at Shell’s giant Arctic oil rig, the Polar Pioneer . Everyone standing onboard the Greenpeace ship, the Esperanza , is blown away by its size. We’re just a few miles away from Shell’s monster. Now we can...

What the fashion industry looks like after 4 years of Detox

Blog entry by Yixiu Wu is a Detox campaigner at Greenpeace East | March 22, 2015 1 comment

Ten per cent of the global retail fashion industry is committed to eliminating toxic chemicals. But without you, this would've been zero. This is what hundred of thousands of people can do when they are united in the belief that...

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