* The federal government has suggested it could replace a team of smokestack pollution specialists by turning to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, appearing to contradict its own description of the scientists and their work on Environment Canada’s website. The apparent contradiction comes as hundreds of charities and organizations across Canada will stage what they . . . → Read More: 350 or bust: For Sale: All Of Canada
BlackOutSpeakOut is an online protest running in Canada today about the omnibus budget bill that the anti-democratic Conservative government is trying to force through parliament without debate. This is bad and you should care.
Find out why Canadians are concerned here.
Sign an online petition:
. . . → Read More: Things Are Good: Canadians Black Out and Speak Out to Defend Democracy
I’m speaking out in defence of nature and democracy #BLACKOUTSPEAKOUT.
No new posts in this space tomorrow for the BlackOutSpeakOut protest.
On Monday, I will be joining the BlackOutSpeakOut campaign, and joining a committed group of organizations representing millions of Canadians who are darkening our websites in protest against the efforts of the Harper government to silence our voices. The BlackOutSpeakOut website describes this action this way: Right now, Parliament is pushing through a bill to . . . → Read More: 350 or bust: Why I’m Speaking Out In Defence Of Two Core Canadian Values, Nature & Democracy
.. and what Harper and the Conservative is doing to it, wanting to do to Canadian environmental laws, and how they are trying to silence environmental advocates dissent, check this site out:
June 4th is the day of action for the new alliance of environmental groups that has formed. The Conservative government is taking . . . → Read More: Scott’s DiaTribes: If you care about the Canadian Environment…