Oct 122015

The Meridian Dam proposal has been halted in its tracks. The issue has been: who has power and control, citizens or Government? Note: the battle to stop the proposed Meridian Dam (South Saskatchewan River)  took approximately 8 months. A year later we joined the battle to stop the proposed Highgate Dam (North Sask R$iver).   http://sandrafinley.ca/?p=13469    The […]

Sep 172015

http://www.montrealgazette.com/News/11360937/story.html Colette Derworiz, Calgary Herald, Calgary Herald  09.06.2015   TUESDAY, NOV. 6, 2012 Wednesday December 22, 2010 Page A16 EDMONTON, ALTA: SEPTEMBER 16, 2010 — University of Alberta scientist David Schindler holding a white fish with a tumour growth in the center. Deformed and unheathly fish collected from the Athabasca watershed, downstream from the oil […]

Apr 292015
2015-04-24  The Case That Blew the Lid Off the World Bank’s Secret Courts

The system of closed-door trade tribunals has been around for decades now, nestled like a ticking time bomb into hundreds of smaller bilateral trade agreements between nations. (Photo: Backbone Campaign)   http://fpif.org/the-case-that-blew-the-lid-off-the-world-banks-secret-courts/ How Bolivian protesters and global activists exposed the dark side of global trade pacts and paved the way for the battles to come. […]

Mar 222015

In summary, Bill C-51 Anti-terrorism / Secret Police is about American hegemony driven by resource depletion, in particular water shortages, in the U.S.A. (RELATED: 2015-03-17 Bill C-51, Elephant in the Room, the U.S.A.). And, If implemented, Bill C-51 merely adds Secret Police Removes the independent arms’ length watchdog role over police behaviour Reduces citizen rights […]

Apr 062014

Robert F Kennedy Jr  is a “warrior” in the public interest.   We have followed some of his work.   Now this:   Lois writes: Robert Kennedy frames some of the problems we are facing here in Canada: The environment and democracy are interlinked You can’t have corporations running our country as they do not want the same things […]

Jan 282014

Congratulations to Professor  Christy Morrissey at the University of Saskatchewan!  See the article below,  U of S research serves as check. #neonics  #bees  #pollinators  #MarchAgainstMonsanto Thank-you Christy: Not just for doing the Research on neonics (the chemicals that are killing bees & other pollinators). But also for being willing to speak up. There will be […]

Nov 072013

Hi Everyone, We can lend a hand here: Pandora’s Promise is a slick piece of propaganda for the nuclear industry, airing on CNN. The Atomic States of America (bless good people) tells a different story.  I watched it – it’s well done, worth your time, and free on-line for the next 2 days. Please pass […]

Oct 302013

(1)     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6AMR65l2hE&fb_source=message   Photos from around the world, Marches Against Monsanto, alphabetically by place name, set to music. Patience was rewarded!  I didn’t like the beginning, but hung in.  This is an exciting statement of the mobilization.  The March is every 6 months, each one bigger than the one before. “Someone” will likely do a photo record for the […]

Oct 122013

Here is a warning for Canadians, if ever there was one. The immunity of the oil and gas companies in Alberta, as spelt out in this court decision, is appalling – – more evidence that we have a “petro-state”, not a democracy. The legislation that made this possible was fought unsuccessfully;  now we have the […]