In a strongly worded letter, Lower Nicola Indian Band Chief Aaron L. Sam blasts Stephen Harper for pushing Kinder Morgan’s $5.4-billion oil pipeline, ignoring climate change.
The fellowship of over 300 churches representing some 590 million people in 150 countries, this week endorsed fossil fuel divestment.
The New York Court of Appeals has ruled that local communities have the right to ban the environmentally-harmful practice of fracking by oil and gas companies.
The world’s oceans face irreparable damage from climate change and overfishing, with a five-year window for intervention, says environmental group Global Oceans Commission.
First Nations Leadership Council responds to the Harper Government’s approval of Enbridge Inc.’s Northern Gateway tar sands pipeline project.