Tar Sands-Hurting Canadians From Coast to Coast to Coast

By Kaleigh McGregor-Bales The Tar Sands and oil pipelines have become Canadian icons.  Just like Wayne Gretzky, maple syrup and the beaver, the fossil fuel industry is shaping our identity at home and abroad. Today, delegates at COP17 were greeted by cheerful Canadian Welcome Committee that handed out samples of Tar Sands on behalf of … Continue reading

Working toward a solution: Green Jobs

I’m a university student graduating in a year. I don’t want to be forced to choose between being unemployed and moving to Northern Alberta to work in the Tar Sands. The government and fossil fuel industry claim that we need the Tar Sands for economic growth and job creation. I want to de-bunk that myth … Continue reading