Climate Change Protest

Keystone XL Pipeline Protest Hits Washington

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - Thousands of people gathered in the U.S. capital on Sunday to urge President Barack Obama to honour his recent climate change vows, with ...

The White House Rally That Puts Canada's Reputation on the Line

Kevin Grandia | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada Politics
Kevin Grandia

The battle over Keystone XL has been brewing for more than four years. With a final decision on Keystone expected from President Obama as soon as the next month or so, the situation has reached a fever pitch: on February 17 in front of the White House, if expectations hold true, we will witness the largest rally ever held in the U.S. on the issue of climate change. More than 20,000 people will gather to lobby for action on climate change and to pressure their president to disallow the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. These tens-of-thousands of everyday Americans, whether they know it or not, are protesting Canada as much as they are the Keystone project.

Protest Disrupts Kent Climate Change Speech

CBC | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Politics

Canadian Environment Minister Peter Kent’s opening address on Wednesday at the UN climate change conference in Durban, South Africa, in which he aff...