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Neil Young Blasts Canada's Leaders, Big Oil for 'Killing' First Nations
Environment  (tags: tar sands, Neil oung, First Nations, development, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 534 days ago -
"The blood of these people are on modern Canada's hands," said the veteran rocker, who will perform benefit concerts to mount a legal challenge against Alberta's tar sands development.
How First Nations Guardians Defend British Columbia's Fragile Coast
Environment  (tags: First Nations, stewardship, conservation, protection, ecosystems, environment, green, government, GoodNews, world, wildlife, trees )

- 559 days ago -
Attracting environmentalists, tourists, big game hunters, and natural resource developers from all over the globe, this fragile and much-coveted ecosystem has been home to First Nations for over 10,000 years
First Nations Gain Powerful New Allies in Fight Against 
Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline, Tankers
Environment  (tags: Enbridge NorthernGateway Pipeline, First Nations, activism, environment, protection, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, humans, nature, world, wildlife )

- 572 days ago -
~Solidarity Accord aligns First Nations with supporters from across Canadian society ahead of a Joint Review Panel decision on the project ~
Environment  (tags: Take Action, direct action, organize, sign petition, donate, participate, #fracking, #banfracking, natural gas, fossil fuels, #dirtyenergy, #idlenomore, #resist, First Nations, Mi'kMaq people )

- 621 days ago -
Our Mi'kmaq relatives need our support. Members of the Elsipogtog First Nation and supporters of the Anti-Shale, Anti-Fracking Nonviolent Action in New Brunswick (Canada)
ExxonMobil Pipeline Bursts On Blackfeet Reservation in Montana   video
Environment  (tags: oil spill, pipelinebreach, tar sands, Blackfeet Reservation, toxic contamination, poisoned earth, poisoned water, oil, fossil fuels, climate change, ExxonMobil, indigenous rights, First Nations, apitalism, profit vs human survival, people vs corporations )

- 809 days ago -
Is it any surprise that Big Oil and Big Media co-conspire to hide these disasters from the public? This massive oil spill has contaminated the Cutbank River. Exxon has apparently done much less than possible to even begin to clean up the site.
Witness - To The Last Drop   video
Environment  (tags: Witness, To The Last Drop, Aljazeera, Canada, Alberta, Tar Sands, dirty oil, cancer, Fort Chipewyan, oil sands, USA, First Nations )

- 944 days ago -
A Faustian pact with the American energy consumer, the Canadian Gov't is doing everything it can to protect the dirtiest oil project ever known. Fort Chipewyan has experienced spike in cancer & dire studies have revealed the true consequences of dirty oil
Alberta Tar Sands Illegal Under Treaty 8, First Nations Charge
Environment  (tags: tar sands, Alberta, First Nations, Shell, fossil fuels, climate change, after empire, indigenous leadership, planet, environmental justice, people vs corporations, people power )

- 985 days ago -
"In 1899, First Nations in northern Alberta signed a treaty with Queen Victoria that enshrined their right to practice traditional lifeways. Today, it's the basis for a legal challenge to Shell Oil's mining of tar sands."
'It's Going to Be War': First Nations Battle Canadian Tar Sands
Environment  (tags: Canada, First Nations, local municipalities, opposition to Northern Gateway pipelne, Harper, Enbridge, Northern Gateway Pipeline, Alberta Tar Sands, tar sands oil, Keystone XL Pipeline, TransCanada, British Columbia, environmental concerns, China )

- 1225 days ago -
Canada's Harper-run government has lobbied hard on behalf of both the Keystone XL pipeline and Northern Gatway. First Nations and local municipalities, however, have refused to back down from their opposition.
ACTIVISM: Canadian Natives Warn Against Pipeline to Pacific
Environment  (tags: environment, proposed Pacific pipeline, destruction, First Nations, Native Rights, native protests, activism, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, world, protection )

- 1267 days ago -
Aboriginal leaders opposed to a C$5.5 billion ($5.4 billion) oil sands pipeline backed by Canada's government warned that the project could devastate fishing and traditional life on the rugged Pacific Coast and called for it to be stopped.
CANADA: Matawa Chiefs' Ring of Fire Pullout Puts Mining Project in Peril
Environment  (tags: world, humans, habitat, environment, First Nations, conservation, protection, nature, destruction, ecosystems )

- 1336 days ago -
The stakes are high in Ottawa this week as the Chiefs of the Matawa First Nations lobby for the Canadian government to change their environmental assessment plans for a massive chromite mine in the resource-rich Ring of Fire in Northern Ontario.
First Nations Escalating Opposition to Strategic Oil Pipeline Through Their Land
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, nature, water, oil pipeline, canada, first nations, oil sands, tar sands pipeline, spill, pollution, fossil fuels )

- 1745 days ago -
The Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines Project would ship 525,000 barrels of bitumen per day across territories claimed by 50 First Nations. Much of it would head overseas to feed fuel-hungry China and other Asian markets.
Algonquins Sue Ont., Mining Firm Over Uranium Site
Environment  (tags: environment, uranium, first nations, algonquins, ontario, smitherman, fronteanc ventures )

- 2841 days ago -
The Algonquins say uranium mining could cause environmental damage to the land and the company should not have been granted rights to the land before the land claims are settled

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