Toxic Trespass Screening

January 27th, 2013

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FIPA

November 5th, 2012

There are many FIPAs already. Many more are in the works.  CETA is in the final stages of negotiation now in Brussels. All of them challenge Canadian public policy in closed-door arbitration outside the normal legal system. Multinationals get one set of rules, we get another. FIPAs create an extra set of rights for investors [...]

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Defend Our Coast Rally Photos

October 30th, 2012

Defend Our Coast Rally on campus at U of Guelph Oct 24th . to support the national awareness of the threats from pipelines and oil spills to sea life and coastal communities. Photos thanks to Izzy Hirji.

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A Friend in British Columbia

October 30th, 2012

Brent Patterson posted in Council of Canadians – Ontario/Quebec Regional Office Brent Patterson 12:10pm Oct 25 Hello from Nanaimo. I’m here now for our ‘Sinking the Harper Agenda’ conference that starts tomorrow. This morning, I’ve posted about Maude’s day yesterday in Kamloops; information about the ‘no pipelines’ public forum tonight in Burnaby; how a pipeline [...]

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Fracking

August 10th, 2012

See the video on Fracking to understand the problems. The Sky is Pink http://vimeo.com/44367635 18:34 min. by Josh Fox, June 20, 2012

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Robocalls Election Fraud

February 27th, 2012

It has been alleged that at least 34 ridings received illegal voter-suppression calls – advising them that their voting station had changed - during the last federal election. The total number is expected to grow on Monday. NDP MP Pat Martin says at least 34 ridings received the calls, while Liberal leader Bob Rae says he knows [...]

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Comments on the forthcoming Drummond Commission report on Health Care to the Commission for Quality Public Services and Tax Fairness. Feb 1st. 2012

February 2nd, 2012

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P3s Panel Discussion on September 15

September 6th, 2011

Join us to find out about the workings of private public partnerships and how they affect you. GWHC 2011 POSTER Public Meeting P3s September 15

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CoC 2010 – 2011 Year Review

June 22nd, 2011

CoC 2010-2011 year review for AGM in Toronto May, 2011 Meeting With Our Member of Parliament Over the year, we have had four meetings with our Liberal MP, Frank Valeriote. Following discussion on CETA, we prepared a petition, gathered the signatures, and had it presented in Parliament. We also prepared a petition to label for [...]

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CoC Annual General Meeting and Quarry Presentation

June 3rd, 2011

Council of Canadians Guelph Chapter - June 22 nd presents: 6:30 pm AGM with desserts and drinks 7:30 pm Presentation by Carl Cosack from NDACT.com Venue: Unitarian Congregation of Guelph at York Rd and Harris St, Guelph. The Melancthon Mega Quarry How will the largest quarry in Canada impact our headwaters, food and water security? The [...]

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