Chapter activist Ruth Cook
The Council of Canadians Thunder Bay chapter is calling on its City Council to oppose the Energy East pipeline.
Shares in Kinder Morgan Canada will start trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Tuesday May 30, the day before Green Party leader Andrew Weaver's May 31 deadline to announce an agreement on which party he will partner with to form the next provincial government in British Columbia.
The Trudeau government is reportedly considering proroguing Parliament and a cabinet shuffle as it faces the challenges of broken promises (notably the promise to implement electoral reform), a sharp drop in their leader's approval ratings, and new Conservative and NDP leaders to contend with in the House of Commons.
There is a high level of media concentration in Canada today – an issue the Council of Canadians was drawing attention to twenty years ago.
Council of Canadians chapters across the country are taking part in a day of action on May 27 to lobby Liberal MPs on pharmacare. A recent poll commissioned by the Council of Canadians poll shows 91% of Canadians want the Liberal government to a implement a pharmacare plan.