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This Canadian Company Wants to Mine for Gold on the Bottom of the Ocean
Business  (tags: environment, canada, americas, papua new guinea, asia, gold, minerals, nautilus minerals )

Judy
- 31 days ago - news.vice.com
Nautilus, an exploration mining company headquartered in Toronto, has come to these villages along the coast near Papua, New Guinea, to pitch a simple but controversial message: We can make your lives better if you let us mine the seafloor.
SIGN NOW! Revoke Jim Pattison's Fishing Licenses
Business  (tags: jim pattison, fishing licenses, trudeau, canfisco, local fishermen, salmon, canada, business, economy, environment, government, humans, money, world )

Lone
- 39 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell PM Trudeau to revoke the fishing licenses from Canfisco, and instead give them to local fishermen who will process the salmon locally and create jobs.
VIDEO - Que Pasa FoodsâEUR(TM) Production Facility in Delta Has Been Named the First Zero-Waste Certified-Facility in Canada By the
Business  (tags: que pasa, production facility, delta, zero-waste certified facility, canada, zero waste business council, tortilla chips )

Lone
- 60 days ago - vancouversun.com
Que Pasa has 60 employees and makes more than 10 million pounds (4.5 million kg) of tortilla chips a year. Que Pasa is the No. 1 organic tortilla chip in Canada, and third tortilla chip in Canada after Tostitos and Doritos.
Canadian Student Union Will Divest From Firms Aiding Israeli Abuses
Business  (tags: activism, Caterpillar, General Mills, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Toyota, Israeli occupation crimes against Palest, world, U.S.-Canada media-news, Canada, BDS international, investments, corporate, americans, usa )

Jess
- 63 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Four of the firms, Caterpillar, General Mills, Teva Pharmaceuticals and Toyota, were cited specifically for their involvement in IsraelâEUR(TM)s military occupation and other abuses of Palestinian rights
NLG IC, Human Rights Activists Call for IRS Investigation Into Charity Status of Jewish National Fund
Business  (tags: NLG IC, Palestinian Land Day 2016, BDS, Charity Status of the JNF, JNF, USA, Canada, endtheoccupation of Palestine-siege of G, end all US aid to Israel, news, media, government, dishonesty, americans, National Lawyers Guild International Com )

Jess
- 85 days ago - nlginternational.org
Today, Palestinian Land Day, the National Lawyers Guild International Committee (NLG IC) submitted a regulatory challenge to the IRS requesting an investigation into the charitable status of the Jewish National Fund 3/30/2016
SIGN NOW Foreign Honey Bankrupting Canadian Beekeepers! Stop Blending My Honey With Cheap Imports!
Business  (tags: billy bee, canada, honey, mccormick, canadian honey, business, corruption, dishonesty, marketing, money )

Lone
- 85 days ago - change.org
Canada's largest honey packer, Billy Bee, and their international corporate parent McCormick have all but stopped buying Canadian honey. Instead they choose to import cheaper honey from countries like China and Argentina and blend them
Former Oil Sands Workers Eye Renewables Market
Business  (tags: canada, non-profit organization, oil sands workers, alternate energy source, business, economy, Entrepreneurs, humans, marketing, money )

Lone
- 95 days ago - mining.com
A Canadian non-profit organization led by former oil sands workers is hoping to get laid off colleagues back on the market by retraining them in alternate energy sources.
Prime Minister-Designate Trudeau: Keep Pledge to Cancel F-35 Purchase - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: PM Designate Trudeau, F-35, U.S., Canada, arms sales, pentagon, petition )

Judy
- 247 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
US taxpayers will be better off when the taxpayer-ripoff F-35 program is killed completely. The Pentagon's plans to keep the boondoggle alive depend crucially on foreign purchases.
SumOfUs Releases Hundreds of Troubling Canadian Patronage Appointments
Business  (tags: Canada, conservatives, ethics, government, politics )

Julie
- 261 days ago - sumofus.org
Over 350 of Canada s most influential government appointments were all given to Conservative Party donors. Appointments include the Security Intelligence Review Committee and the National Energy Board.
Million-Liter Cyanide Spill in Argentina Highlights Canadian Mining Crimes
Business  (tags: Canada, Argentina, Mining, Corporate Power, Indigenous, Pollution )

Judy
- 274 days ago - commondreams.org
Barrick--dubbed one of "The 12 Least Ethical Companies in the World" by the Swiss research firm Covalence in 2010--claims that "no risks to human health were identified."
Inequality Can Be Addressed Only If We Start Talking About the 'Working Class'
Business  (tags: inequality, class in America, working class, unions, U.S., Canada )

Judy
- 345 days ago - theconversation.com
Some might dismiss this as mere semantics, but the absence of a robust discussion of class has real costs. Consider what has happened to US labor unions.
Two Years After Oil Train Disaster, Profound Scars Remain in Lac-Megantic
Business  (tags: Climate, Canada, Transportation, Fossil Fuels, Big Oil, Tar Sands, Quebec, Oil Change International )

Judy
- 355 days ago - commondreams.org
A week of direct actions across Canada and the U.S. to stop so-called "bomb trains" began on Monday, the two-year anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster
Tampon Tax to Be Abolished Thanks to NDP Efforts
Business  (tags: tampon tax, tax, NDP, CANADA, New Democrats, federal tax, business, consumers, economy, finance, GoodNews, goodnews, government, humans, money, society )

Lone
- 393 days ago - danharris.ndp.ca
After years of efforts, New Democrats are proud to have succeeded in eliminating the federal tax on feminine hygiene products.
Alberta Wildfires Force Evacuations at Statoil, MEG Oilsands Sites
Business  (tags: wildfires, Canada, Alberta, oilsands, tar sands, oil companies, oil fields, oilsands site shutdowns )

Judy
- 396 days ago - edmontonjournal.com
Wildfires have prompted more evacuations from oilsands sites south of Fort McMurray, Alta., adding to the list of operators to be affected by out-of-control blazes in northeastern region of the province.
Ban Cat and Dog Fur Imports Into Canada
Business  (tags: cat fur, dog fur, imports, canada, Canadian Government, business, economy, government, humans, money, society, world )

Lone
- 485 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Tell the Canadian government to stop importing products containing cat and dog fur.
 

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