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It’s time to renegotiate NAFTA, critics tell Harper

Linda Diebel writes in the Toronto Star today that, "A coalition of major Canadian organizations yesterday urged Prime Minister Stephen ...

G7 targets spectre of “economic nationalism”

The G7 finance ministers are meeting in Rome today. The G7 is comprised of the United States, France, Italy, Germany, ...

Is the world facing ‘water bankruptcy’?

IPS reports today that, "Rarely a week goes by without a problem of water scarcity hitting the headlines. The acute ...

Maude Barlow on the World Water Protocol

EurActiv reports today that Mikhail Gorbachev, "the former Soviet leader launched a high-profile water initiative in the European Parliament yesterday, ...

Some details emerge on the Canada-US climate pact

The Globe and Mail has reported that, "Stephen Harper's Conservative government has called for a joint Canada-U.S. pact on greenhouse-gas ...

Alberta issues 20-year “plan” for the tar sands

The Canadian Press reports today that, "Alberta has released a 20-year plan intended to give its oilsands developments a cleaner ...

Maude Barlow addresses ‘Peace with Water’ conference

Maude Barlow has just finished her plenary session speech on 'the vision and expectations of peoples' at the 'Peace with ...

Canada posts first monthly trade deficit since 1976

CBC reports today that, "A sharp fall in exports in December pushed Canada to its first monthly trade deficit since ...

Prentice questioned on Council energy day action concerns

If you go to the CPAC website http://www.cpac.ca/forms/index.asp?dsp=template&act=view3&pagetype=vod&lang=e&clipID=2329 or our energy campaign multimedia web-page at http://canadians.org/publications/audio/energy/index.html, you can see the ...

Obama2Canada.org

CBC reports today that, "A coalition of Canadian and U.S. environmental groups has launched a cross-border campaign ahead of Barack ...

IMF director says advanced economies in ‘depression’

The Wall Street Journal reports that, "International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn said the world's advanced economies -- the U.S., ...

Syncrude charged in duck deaths

The Globe and Mail is reporting this afternoon that, "Syncrude Canada Ltd. is facing federal and provincial environmental charges and ...