Environmental Law Alert Blog: Field notes from the Haida Gwaii Potlatch: Why government and industry should take heed of Indigenous governance decisions

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 I was honoured to have been invited to witness this historic potlatch, Raven Always Sets Things Right, hosted by the Yahgulaanaas/Janaas Raven Clan of Haida Gwaii. I visited Haida Gwaii for the first time just last year, and it left an indelible mark as a very special part of the world, ...

The Disaffected Lib: Another Scurrying Rat – This Time He’s NDP

NDP MP Nathan Cullen says the federal government should have done more to prevent the experimental dumping of 100-tonnes of iron sulphide in the waters off the Queen Charlottes. Oddly enough Cullen, the MP for that area, acknowledges he knew about the project as far back as last summer when he met with its backers ...

The Disaffected Lib: The Rats Scurry for Cover

Russ George must be wondering where everybody went?   The rogue geoengineer behind the dumping of 100-tonnes of iron sulphate off the Charlottes in July suddenly doesn’t have all the friends he had just a few months back. Harper EnviroShill Peter Kent says he only learned about it just this week.   Oh my goodness, gosh, how ...