Dozens of students from around Canada were arrested on Parliament Hill, Ottawa, while protesting Kinder Morgan’s proposed $5.4 billion Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. The protest was the largest act of youth-led climate civil disobedience in Canadian history.
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Top – Kiev government officials / Beneath – billionaire oligarchs Igor Kolomoyski and Sergey Taruta
It comes as no surprise that the so-called “democratic revolution” in Ukraine basically boils down to a change of governing elites. The self-appointed government in Kiev does not herald any sweeping change that could credibly be described as “revolutionary” . . . → Read More: drive-by planet: New government in Kiev not exactly ‘revolutionary’: demonization of Russia
A Montreal punk rock band recently released “>Carré rouge, a fast-paced music video inspired by classic punk sounds, and carried by collective chants from the massive street demonstrations sparked by the historic Quebec student strike.
“Loi spéciale, refusé! À qui la rue? À nous la rue! Carré rouge! Carré rouge! Carré rouge!” . . . → Read More: Art Threat: Punk rock video conveys the energy of Quebec’s Carré rouge
Charest stands a better chance running against this guy, than against Pauline Marois and Francois Legault
Your Friday morning coast-to-coast link roundup:
Atlantic Canada: CRA’s quarterly poll numbers have been released, showing the PCs up by 12 in New Brunswick and the NDP up by just 2 in Nova Scotia. The PEI headlines . . . → Read More: Calgary Grit: Provincial Matters