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The Great Bear Rainforest is one of B.C’s seven wonders- Let’s make it happen

Blog entry by Holly Postlethwaite, Media and PR Officer | September 13, 2013

So while musing through my daily press clippings, I got a hold of this gem in The Province .  It made me have one of those “obviously” moments (when I say that in my head, I’m picturing saying it a la Stephanie Tanner from Full House)...

It’s time to Ride! Hop on your bike to make change for the Arctic on Sept 15th

Blog entry by Amanda Gomm, Volunteer Organizer | September 10, 2013

A global movement is emerging to help save the Arctic and nearly four million citizens from around the world have signed up to show they want to protect this region from risky development . Encouraged by this outcry of support, on...

Are You Raising an Activist?

Blog entry by aspa tzaras | September 10, 2013

I am back at work after 13 months away on parental leave.  As a new working mom, I am quickly learning how to balance my time as a parent, activist and artist.  My time off with my new babe was a wonderful time. I sometimes refer to it...

Green energy more affordable than nuclear

Feature story | September 10, 2013 at 8:00

Investing in green energy is more affordable than spending more money on nuclear power. That’s the conclusion of a new analysis published by Greenpeace and the Pembina Institute.

Save the Arctic Toonie Sticker

Blog entry by Alex Speers-Roesch | September 9, 2013

Inspired by the Dogwood Initiative’s brilliant ‘No Tankers’ loonie sticker , Greenpeace has created a ‘Save the Arctic’ toonie sticker! The polar bear is a symbol of the Arctic and the North, and on a normal toonie you can see an...

Not here, not anywhere

Blog entry by Farah Obaidullah | September 5, 2013

It’s been a year since   Greenpeace in Australia took action against the Margiris super trawler and to mark the anniversary – admittedly coincidentally – Greenpeace activists in Chile protested against the presence of the monster boat...

Harper’s Destructive Arctic Legacy

Blog entry by Farrah Khan, Arctic Campaigner | September 4, 2013

© Jason Ransom / PMO Making frequent appearances in news stories of Stephen Harper’s annual trip to the north last month was the word "legacy." For some time now, journalists and political junkies have been eyeing Harper’s northern...

Is being sued for $7,000,000 radical?

Blog entry by Richard Brooks | September 3, 2013

$7,000,000 . That’s a big number. It’s how much Canada’s largest logging company, Resolute Forest Products , is suing us for. By ‘us’ I mean me. And my colleague Shane. And Greenpeace Canada too. Why? Well, our jobs are to expose ...

Governments make slow progress on high seas protection but people’s wave of change is...

Blog entry by Sofia Tsenikli | August 29, 2013

The  UN meeting in New York  discussing high seas protection ended last Friday without a splash for the oceans, but the wave of change generated by thousands of people around the world made an inspiring impact. The meeting in...

Tale of a broken love story

Blog entry by Catharine Grant, forest campaigner | August 29, 2013

I still remember the day as if it was yesterday. It didn’t start or end like any traditional love story. There were not any rolling meadows or hand holding by the crashing waves on the sandy beaches of Halifax where I grew up.  It...

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