West Virginia

Explosion At West Virginia Industrial Site

CP | Pam Ramsey, The Associated Press | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada

POCA, W.Va. - Two workers were injured Monday when highly flammable gas used in welding exploded at a West Virginia industrial site, officials said.Fi...

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.