Rights of Nature

September 30th, 2012

Listen to the great interview (also Podcast) - Sept 24/12 - with Cormac Cullinan on “Wild Law”. Cormac wrote one of the chapters of The Rights of Nature along with Maude Barlow, Desmond Tutu, Vandana Shiva, Pablo Solon and others. http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/latenightlive/wild-law/4277524 Also on the Council of Canadians website - Rights of Nature webpage … Should Nature Have Rights? Canadian Perspectives, [...]

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Guelph’s Frackdown

September 25th, 2012

Guelph had a very successful rally for the Global Frackdown. More people signed the petition to ban fracking across the country. We made a step forward in Guelph for more people to understand the dangers of fracking. Yesterday Quebec’s new Minister of Natural Resources made a statement on fracking.  “Our position is very clear: we [...]

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Stopping Line 9

September 21st, 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qz3nSscXamI&feature=player_embedded Dear Friends, Enbridge’s projected reversal of its Line 9 pipeline opens the door to pumping dangerous tar sands diluted bitumen across indigenous lands and through the heart of Toronto. Dave Vasey, author of this analysis, is among the organizers of a November teach-in in Toronto on resisting tar sands in Ontario; details to follow. [...]

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Global Frackdown in Guelph!

September 21st, 2012

Protect Water!   Protect Soil!   Protect Air! Join us for the Global Frackdown in Guelph!   Sept 22nd at 10 Carden St at 11am. Learn the facts on fracking, bring or make a poster and join the 20 minute rally. Meet the “Frackenpus”. Or just come and sign the petition to Stop Fracking! You can see the [...]

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Frackdown 2012

September 8th, 2012

Fracking is a method of extracting deep shale gas. With each new fracking well, millions of gallons of water ( often drinking water), sand and up to 500 chemicals (up to 300 tons) are injected into the earth under tremendous pressure to deep bedrock to release gas trapped in cracks. Fracking contaminates water, air and [...]

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Cooperate for Canada Event

September 8th, 2012

www.citizensforcrosspartycooperationkw.webs.com Saturday September 15, 7 PM Adult Recreation Centre 175 King St. South, Waterloo Exploring Why and How the Liberal, NDP and Green Parties Should Work Together to Replace the Harper Conservatives with a Majority Government that Reflects the Shared Vision of the Majority of Canadians, with an Immediate Commitment to Electoral Reform Speakers to [...]

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