Coal Mining

An Economic Case To Protect Our Natural Treasures

Sangita Iyer | Posted 09.27.2013 | Canada
Sangita Iyer

In a world dominated by the almighty dollar, it's becoming more important now than ever before to put a price tag to our natural treasures, as human i...

Mountaintop Removal Mining: The Price of Unchecked Greed

Hassan Arif | Posted 10.13.2011 | Canada
Hassan Arif

In West Virginia, the natural heritage is being destroyed through mountaintop removal mining. The state of West Virginia is, in some respects, like my home province of New Brunswick. The loss or destruction of these natural characteristics would represent a grave loss to us.

Government of the People, by the Corporations, for the Corporations

David Suzuki | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada
David Suzuki

Tim DeChristopher's ordeal exposes the massive power of the fossil fuel industry. Governments, including the U.S. and Canada's, often do far more to promote the interests of this industry than to protect people's rights and health.