Action Alert: Stop GM Alfalfa

March 31st, 2013

Meet at 12 noon sharp at 1 Stone Road West, Guelph where we will march to Monsanto’s Office, a short block away and at 1pm a delegation of people will leave the rally to deliver petitions and meet with Guelph M.P. Frank Valeriote. Similar actions are happening in at least 12 communities in Ontario and [...]

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Idle Know More: Teach-In and Discussion – University Centre, Room 103

March 31st, 2013

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Public Meeting of the CoC -Guelph Chapter November 22

November 20th, 2012

Thursday, November 22nd Choosing our Issues and Actions. Council of Canadians meeting at 10 Carden St. Guelph.  7-9pm. Hear the latest on fracking, Line 9, quarries,pipelines, trade agreements, democracy and food and water security!  Hear the AGM report from a member who attended. Find out who we are and what we are all about . . . [...]

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Anti-GMO Rally on Monday, October 22

October 21st, 2012

Who wants to join us to capitalize on this opportunity for national television coverage? Global News will be on the U of G campus tomorrow to cover two stories originating from U of G (please see article link).  We would like to have any and all concerned Canadians gather with us on Winegard Walk for [...]

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“Death of Evidence Rally” in Guelph and Ottawa

July 30th, 2012

Reports on the recent “Death of Evidence Rally” in Guelph and Ottawa http://www.guelphmercury.com/opinion/editorial/article/760448–heed-concerns-of-scientists http://www.guelphmercury.com/news/local/article/758433–mock-funeral-in-guelph-for-death-of-evidence-due-to-budget-cuts by Scott Tracey http://www.guelphmercury.com/news/canada/article/758421–scientists-march-to-parliament-hill-to-protest-death-of-evidence http://www.thestar.com/opinion/letters/article/1226460–pathetic-coverage-of-protest http://www.ipolitics.ca/2012/07/24/jennifer-robson-determining-truth-tougher-without-research-is-that-the-pms-objective/

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Death of Evidence Rally in Guelph – Tuesday, July 10th at 12 noon at Old City Hall on Carden St.

July 9th, 2012

No science, no evidence, no truth, no democracy! Science in Canada is under assault. This rally coincides with the large scientific conference taking place in Ottawa. There will be a Death of Evidence Rally in Ottawa as well organized by the Council of Canadians and many other organizations. The aim of these events is to [...]

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Death of Evidence Rally

July 7th, 2012

Tuesday, July 10th at 12 noon in Ottawa. No science, no evidence, no truth, no democracy! Science in Canada is under assault. There is ample evidence that the Harper government has mounted a systematic campaign to reduce the flow of scientific evidence to Canadians. We all suffer when decisions at the highest level are made with [...]

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CoC 2012 Year End Events for AGM June 21st

June 26th, 2012

A list of Council of Canadians — Guelph Chapter events: Sept 5th 2011 Labour Day Picnic ( table of info on CETA ) Sept 13th Rally at Queen’s Park for Health Care Sept 15th CoC presentation on P3s with Guelph Wellington Health Coalition Sept 18th Eden Mills Writer Festival to table with  Rights of Nature [...]

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Take Action to Stop GM Alfalfa

February 13th, 2012

Follow the bee as she finds out about Monsanto’s plans for genetically modified alfalfa. GM alfalfa is not yet legal in Canada but this could change soon. Alfalfa is an important crop for family farms and for the production of many organic foods. Together, we can still stop GM alfalfa! Take Action to Stop GM [...]

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Background Information on GMO Discussion Panelists

March 7th, 2011

Some background on panelists for the GMOs: What is the Debate About  on Thursday, March 10th at 7pm the Italian Canadian Club on Ferguson St, Guelph. Dr. Alison Blay Palmer University professor at WLU Laurier, Faculty of Arts  Faculty/Staff Listing Alison Blay-Palmer Assistant Professor at Wilfrid Laurier University where she does research in alternative food systems [...]

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