DeSmogBlog: Heartbreaking News for Canada’s Water Lovers

MMSampling.jpg   This is a guest post by Mark Mattson, President of Lake Ontario Waterkeeper. Republished with permission from Waterkeeper, original post here.  I remember the first time I sat around a kitchen table in a rural community giving environmental law advice. I was speaking with a farmer who was beset by pollution running across ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Green belt, tighten our belt: Contesting the Places to Grow Act

People living in vigorous cultures typically treasure those cultures and resist any threat to them. How and why can a people so totally discard a formerly vital culture that it becomes literally lost?– Jane Jacobs, “Dark Age Ahead”, 2004 Toronto has been divided and conquered, its downtown core sold for $60, the cost of the ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Green belt, tighten our belt: Contesting the Places to Grow Act

People living in vigorous cultures typically treasure those cultures and resist any threat to them. How and why can a people so totally discard a formerly vital culture that it becomes literally lost?– Jane Jacobs, “Dark Age Ahead”, 2004 Toronto has been divided and conquered, its downtown core sold for $60, the cost of the ...