Becoming a Green New Deal Community is the next natural step for communities that have declared a climate emergency, which hundreds of municipalities from coast-to-coast- to-coast and around the world have now done. Now that the recognition of the urgency of the climate crisis is widespread, it’s time to take the next step with a Green New Deal.
Download these 2019 Federal Election Green New Deal window signs!
They contain sample questions for federal candidates – use them at your door and take them with you at candidate barbecues this summer.
You can use this Organizing Guide to raise awareness in your community and build support for a Green New Deal. You will have everything you need to support your local city or town council or school board to pass a resolution in support of a Green New Deal.
How Canadian taxpayers bought a climate-killing pipeline and Trump’s trade deal supports it
Gordon Laxer PhD is the founding Director of the Parkland Institute. Political Economist and Professor Emeritus at the University of Alberta, Dr. Laxer is the author or editor of six books including: After the Sands. Energy and Ecological Security for Canadians, and Open for Business: The Roots of...
The proposed new NAFTA would sacrifice small Canadian farmers and unknowingly expose Canadians to U.S. milk from cows injected with bovine growth hormone in order to support big American agricultural interests. Find out how the proposed new NAFTA puts Canada’s food sovereignty in jeopardy in this factsheet.
The proposed new NAFTA would give U.S. Big Pharma new protections that will increase the cost Canadians pay for prescription drugs. Find out why the proposed new NAFTA is hazardous to our health in this factsheet.
The proposed new NAFTA would give corporations unprecedented rights to shape policy to suit their interests over those of the Canadian public. Find out how the proposed new NAFTA undermines Canada’s ability to protect our health, safety and well-being in this factsheet.
The Council of Canadians has been as busy on so many fronts – Nestlé water bottling permits, fighting a mega tar sands mine, the new NAFTA and Canadian trade, and much more – which you will read about in these pages: