Entries by Cameron Fenton from 03/2012

Government to Gut the Fisheries Act

| Posted 03.19.2012 | Canada Politics

Recently, leaked information has shown that the Canadian government is considering drastic changes to section 35(1) of the Fisheries Act, removing provisions that prevent any industrial activities which "result in the harmful alteration, disruption or destruction of fish habitat." So, why should you care?

By the Time You Click, Big Oil Has Received $2,000

| Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Politics

Each year Canada gives $1.4 billion to some of the richest corporations on the planet. Meanwhile, we are facing rumours of a coming federal austerity budget that could push unemployment even higher in Canada. On top of this, debt is increasing across Canada and both of these factors are hitting youth especially hard.