Mar 20, 2020 / Movement Building

We're all in this together

We want to let you know that we are thinking about all of you during these difficult and uncertain times. And we want to…Read More


Mar 15, 2020 / Toxics

The top 4 reasons why Volkswagen avoided paying the real cost of its crime in Canada

Last month, an Ontario court ordered Volkswagen (VW) to pay $192 million in criminal fines for importing nearly 128,000 cheating diesel vehicles that violated…Read More


Mar 06, 2020 / Safeguarding Freshwater

Without a paddle: Ontario and federal governments now a year behind on their plan to save Lake Erie

It’s been two years since the federal and Ontario governments released their joint action plan for addressing harmful algae blooms in Lake Erie. So…Read More


Feb 27, 2020 / Climate Change

The Ontario government’s post-truth war on climate change

Since gaining office a year and a half ago, the Ontario government has taken a post-truth approach to climate change: they say what they…Read More


Feb 19, 2020 / Climate Change

Bison, birds and boreal: How Teck’s Frontier Mine will damage Alberta’s wildlife and ecosystems

The federal government is currently considering whether to reject or approve Teck’s proposed Frontier Oilsands Mine. This large open pit bitumen mine will have…Read More


Feb 13, 2020 / Climate Change

Federal Cabinet should help Albertans. Rejecting the Teck Frontier mine is step one.

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says that approving the Teck mine will be an economic boon, but is that the case? Let’s dig into this…Read More


Jan 31, 2020 / Climate Change

Are big polluters getting a huge break in some provinces?

Big industrial polluters create a huge amount of Canada’s carbon emissions. The oil and gas industry alone is the single biggest source of polluting…Read More


Jan 28, 2020 / Plastic Pollution

Nestlé, Tim Hortons and Coca-Cola and other corporate polluters are making the plastic crisis worse. Shame on them!

We continuously hear commitments from companies to end plastic waste, make products more recyclable, and to eliminate single-use plastic items like plastic straws. But…Read More


Jan 27, 2020 / Safeguarding Freshwater

#LessSalty solutions: How to de-ice sidewalks and be nice to our lakes and rivers at the same time

Our urban rivers, creeks and waterways are suffering from a steady stream of sodium that has no signs of letting up. Road salt is…Read More


Jan 15, 2020 / Climate Change

Pickering scare raises questions about the future of Ontario's electricity supply

Were you one of the millions of people who got a literal wake-up call on Sunday when your phone buzzed with a warning about…Read More