The Guardian: What happens when the world’s biggest oil companies target a northern wilderness?
The autoworkers had setup a blockade at the General Motors Canadian headquarters in Oshawa on June 4th, one day after GM announced they would be shutting down a truck assembly plant cutting 2600 hundred jobs next year. The announcement came just 2 weeks after signing a new 3-year collective bargaining agreement with the Union promising…
Speaking at a summit of North American leaders in New Orleans, US President George W. Bush took a shot at Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic speaker of the US House of Representatives, for blocking a free trade deal with Colombia. Along with Stephen Harper, the prime minister of Canada, Bush hailed free trade deals as making…
UN Rotterdam treaty on toxic trade restrictions marred by Canada’s stance on asbestos
Michael Ratner: Canada gave in to pressure from US ambassador
Alex Neve from Amnesty says Canadian foreign policy interests trump human rights
Andrew Mitrovica critiques North American media coverage of Maher Arar case