Daryl Hannah

Joshua Ostroff

Daryl Hannah: 'Harper Has Changed National Character of Canada'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada Politics

Daryl Hannah hasn't made much of a splash in film lately, focusing her efforts instead on environmental activism, specifically in fighting the Keyston...

When Neil Young Came To The Oilsands

Tim Moen | Posted 11.12.2013 | Canada Alberta
Tim Moen

A couple weeks ago I wanted to let my family and friends know what was going on in my life and I tweeted that I was going to be filming with Neil Young and Daryl Hannah in Fort McMurray. I was not prepared for the reaction. My phone was immediately blowing up with media requests to find out what was going on. Reaction from people commenting on social media in the community ranged from concern to rage over how Fort McMcMurray would be portrayed by these people who have a clear environmental agenda.

The Anti-Keystone Movement Should Know When to Fold 'Em

Mitch Wolfe | Posted 05.10.2013 | Canada Business
Mitch Wolfe

In the last few weeks the American environmental anti-Keystone movement has been dealt several very bad hands. The anti-Keystone types have lost the food money. If I was their adviser, I would strongly urge them to fold now and walk away, with the few political chips, they still possess.

Celebs Support B.C. Pipeline Protest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Organizers of a mass sit-in to oppose oil pipelines and tankers off the West Coast say the movement is gaining some high-profile support.T...

TransCanada Hires Obama-Linked Lobbyists To Promote Pipeline

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Some lobbyists for a controversial pipeline project stretching from the Alberta oilsands to the Gulf of Mexico need no introduction to confid...

Sunday Roundup

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 11.03.2011 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

Surprise! You are not seeing the gorgeous Arianna here for the weekly roundup because as Huffingtonpost.ca continues to ramp up, we are bringing aboard all sorts of homegrown products --including, now, me. I have just joined HuffPost Canada as managing editor for blogs. That means it will be my job to assemble a lively, interesting and original group of Canadian contributors to entertain and inform you every day. We've had a lively time this past week. We've just launched a Living section under editor Sarah Kelsey, who wrote a poignant and strengthening post about coping with divorce based on her own experience. The ongoing protests in front of the White House over the Keystone oil pipeline was briefly enlivened by the arrest of actress Daryl Hannah. Newly minted HuffPost bloggers Rachel Ryan and Ethical Oil.org's Alykhan Velshi were there to report on the protests firsthand for HuffPost Canada. Next week stay tuned for all the celebrity mayhem that will arrive in the form of the Toronto Film Festival.

Expect More Oil Sands Protests, Stelmach Says

CBC | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada Business

Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach said Thursday that people should not be surprised by the protest in front of the White House over an Alberta to Texas pipe...

Fact Check: Darryl Hannah's Claims About The Oil Sands

CBC | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada Business

Actress and activist Darryl Hannah was arrested this week in Washington D.C during a protest against extending TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline, whi...

Daryl Hannah: You Are Free to Protest. Saudi Women Are Not

Rachel Ryan | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada
Rachel Ryan

Why has Daryl Hannah chosen to lend her celebrity to a cause that pits her against the interests of the free society she enjoys living in, and on the side of oil producing nations where women don't have free speech to speak about their concerns?