The Council of Canadians has prepared the following analysis for Council of Canadians chapter members and supporters to use to help you have discussions in your chapter and community, contact Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland and your local MP, and get the message out.
There is still a drought of water protection in NAFTA 2.1
New food report shows potential dangers of CETA regulatory committees on Europe’s food system
NAFTA 2.1: A 20th century deal for a 21st century climate crisis
In this issue you will find lots of great articles and updates, including post-election thoughts from the Council's Executive Director, Molly Kane, an excerpt of Maude Barlow's new book, a fact-filled article on the alarming news of lead in our water, chapter action updates, updates on our work for a Green New Deal, and much more!
This Voter’s Guide contains everything you need to know to get ready to vote. It compares the platforms and actions of political parties that earned at least three per cent of the popular vote in the last federal election (except Bloc Québecois).
Checklist: Five steps to a Blue Community
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.