Chapters this Week!

The Council of Canadians Fredericton chapter gathered last night to celebrate the defeat of the 1.1 million barrel per day TransCanada Energy East tar sands pipeline.

Council of Canadians chapters take action for social, economic and environmental justice. Here is a snapshot of some of their recent activities:

CLIMATE JUSTICE
1- Saint John chapter activist Lynaya Astephen in CTV Atlantic article
2- Fredericton chapter gathers to celebrate the defeat of the Energy East pipeline project
3- Saint John chapter celebrates defeat of Energy East project
4- Montreal chapter protests at Petrolia shareholders meeting
5- Windsor-Essex chapter to co-host public forum with Avi Lewis, Nov. 18

TRADE
6- Northumberland chapter interviewed on 89.7 FM re: NAFTA, meet with Liberal MP Kim Rudd
7- Hamilton chapter hosts CCPA Monitor editor for NAFTA update
8- PEI chapter to host Barlow talk on water crisis, NAFTA, supply management, Oct. 10
9- Northumberland chapter trade committee to meet to talk strategy, Oct. 10
10- Chapter trade caucus to meet on teleconference call, Oct. 12

WATER
11- London chapter at Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour
12- Guelph chapter tables at Water Is Life summit in Flint, Michigan
13- Guelph chapter reports on the Water Is Life summit in Flint, Michigan
14- Saint John chapter hosts 'GreenRights' forum with Silver Donald Cameron
15- London chapter to hold forum on privatized water in Chile, Oct. 18
16- Guelph chapter to host Maude Barlow talk on trade and water, Oct. 18

HEALTH
17- Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter calls for provincial funding for new in-patient beds
18- London chapter to attend public consultation on hospital reform, Oct. 24
19- Prince Albert chapter to screen CBC Fifth Estate documentary on pharmacare, Nov. 20

MORE!
20- Thirty chapters take part in Board-chapter campaign-finances teleconference call
21- Fourteen chapter activists join 'Unsettling Canada' online book club discussion
22- Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter at protest that foils planned white supremacist rally
23- South Niagara chapter at 'Stop the Spread of Racism in Niagara' rally
24- Hamilton chapter at the Hamilton & District Labour Council 'Shut Down Hate' rally
25- Ottawa chapter say 'no to racism' at counter-protest on Parliament Hill
26- Kelowna chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk on neo-liberalism
27- Chilliwack chapter hosts public forum on neo-liberalism
28- Delta-Richmond chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk on neo-liberalism
29- Hamilton chapter tables at International Day of Older Persons gathering
30- Ottawa chapter tables at the One World Film Festival
31- South Shore chapter to attend 'forest funeral' protest in Halifax, Oct. 19
32- South Shore chapter to hold 'Unsettling Canada' book club discussion, Oct. 20
33- Prince Albert chapter to hold Slow Food Potluck, Oct. 20
34- London chapter to attend 'Stand Up for Decent Work and Oppose Hate!' forum, Oct. 28
35- Chapters to meet for second 'Unsettling Canada' online book club discussion, Nov. 2
36- London chapter to hold its annual general meeting, Nov. 15
37- Prince Albert chapter to support 'Write for Rights' vs Site C dam, Dec. 12
38- Chapters look forward to Independent Bookstore Day, April 28, 2018

Photos!
Ottawa chapter say 'no to racism' at counter-protest on Parliament Hill
South Niagara chapter at 'Stop the Spread of Racism in Niagara' rally
Hamilton chapter at the Hamilton & District Labour Council 'Shut Down Hate' rally
Peterborough-Kawarthas chapter at counter-protest that foils planned white supremacist rally
Montreal chapter protests at Petrolia shareholders meeting
London chapter at Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour
Guelph chapter tables at Water Is Life summit in Flint, Michigan
Saint John chapter hosts 'GreenRights' forum with Silver David Cameron
Kelowna chapter hosts Joyce Nelson talk on neo-liberalism
Hamilton chapter tables at International Day of Older Persons gathering
Ottawa chapter tables at the One World Film Festival

Upcoming
PEI chapter hosts Barlow talk on water crisis, NAFTA, supply management, Oct. 10
London chapter to hold forum on privatized water in Chile, Oct. 18
Guelph chapter to host Maude Barlow talk on trade and water, Oct. 18
South Shore chapter to attend 'forest funeral' protest in Halifax, Oct. 19
South Shore chapter to hold 'Unsettling Canada' book club discussion, Oct. 20, chapters across the country to meet for second 'Unsettling Canada' online book club discussion, Nov. 2
Windsor-Essex chapter co-hosts public forum with Avi Lewis, Nov. 18

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