Chapter highlights

January 29, 2015
The Council of Canadians Northwest Territories chapter will be presenting "Stephen Harper: The Musical, How to Survive and Thrive in the Dying Days of the Empire of Oil" in Yellowknife on February 14. The chapter notes, "The one-man show is the production of James Gordon, a singer-songwriter with 40 albums to his credit over a thirty-year international career. James’ puppeteering and humourous...
January 29, 2015
ConocoPhillips fracking in the Northwest Territories last winter. CBC reports, "An N.W.T. group opposed to hydraulic fracturing is rallying support for a moratorium in the territory until all of the controversial practice's potential impacts are reviewed. Fracking Action North, a coalition of residents affiliated with the N.W.T. Chapter of the Council of Canadians, Ecology North, and...
January 29, 2015
The Council of Canadians Campbell River chapter and Timberline Earth Club will be hosting a public forum on LNG development and fracking on February 11 at the North Island College Theater at 1681 S. Dogwood St. The speakers at the forum will be Vancouver-based Council of Canadians organizer Leila Darwish and Dr. Eoin Finn. The Globe and Mail has reported, "Calgary-based Quicksilver wants to...
January 28, 2015
South Niagara chapter activist Fiona McMurran The Council of Canadians South Niagara chapter will be presenting a workshop at the eighth annual Niagara Social Justice Forum this Saturday (January 31) at Brock University. The Bullet News reports, "Workshop participants will be invited to join with local activists from the South Niagara Chapter to review several of their social justice and...
January 28, 2015
Harper: The Musical. The Council of Canadians Prince Albert chapter is sponsoring a presentation of "Harper: The Musical: How To Survive and Thrive in The Dying Days of the Empire of Oil" on Tuesday February 10. The Council of Canadians Red Deer and Area chapter is also organizing for a performance of this play on Thursday February 12. The Prince Albert Daily Herald reports, "The two-hour...

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