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private security

These government files show how a private security firm bungled pipeline protests

Canada’s private security industry has grown four-fold since 1970 and this review shows what can go wrong when officials outsource political surveillance.
Chris Arsenault
2.28.18
News

Canadian Activists Show There’s a Very Easy (But Dangerous) Way to Shut Down Pipelines

Earlier this month, activists shut down Enbridge's controversial Line 9 not long after it was reversed to flow east to Montreal.
David Gray-Donald
12.17.15
politics

The Year in the Environment or How We Fucked Up the World in 2015

Canada started 2015 as pretty much just the worst and ended the year, not quite the worst.
James Wilt
12.15.15
News

Environmentalists Shouldn’t Take Pipeline Slowdown as a Win for Activism

It's way too early to start thinking the tar sands is in permanent decline.
James Wilt
11.6.15
News

Tim Hortons Stops Running Enbridge's Ads Following Public Backlash

Canadians want their corporate coffee to be energy-company-free, eh?
Christopher Malmo
6.4.15
News

The Fracked-Up Business of LNG on Canada’s East Coast

If the threat of turning Eastern Canada into a fracked gas field has been partially mitigated through newly-legislated provincial moratoriums, the natural gas industry still has a particular pipe dream for the Maritimes' coastline.
Miles Howe
3.6.15
News

Anti-Oil Activists Named as National Security Threats Respond to Leaked RCMP Report

Following news that the RCMP considers anti-oil-industry activists a national security threat, we spoke to some of the activists who have been on the front lines of the fight to salvage Canada's environment.
Michael Toledano
2.17.15
News

Enbridge Bailed On Its Own Open House in Aamjiwnaang

But they still gave out some environmental Starter Emergency Kits that are really only useful if you get lost in the woods.
Michael Toledano
1.27.15
News

What Happens in Quebec This Year May Foreshadow the Future of Canada's Oil and Gas Industry

Despite oil and natural gas prices hitting rock bottom, the fossil fuels industry still has big plans for Quebec.
Simon Van Vliet
1.19.15
News

Activists Across Ontario Are Targeting Enbridge’s Associates

On Monday, activists delivered a blow to oil pipeline giant Enbridge by locking employees out of affiliated banks, political offices, and other businesses.
Michael Toledano
12.17.14
News

Kinder Morgan Stopped Drilling on Burnaby Mountain (For Now)

Protesters at Burnaby Mountain successfully put a stop to Kinder Morgan's work, but it may have come too late.
Sarah Berman
12.1.14
News

Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan has Declared War on Kinder Morgan

Burnaby's silver-haired mayor Derek Corrigan has already said he is willing to stand in front of a bulldozer to stop Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline expansion. Now, after winning a landslide election last week, he has declared war on the company.
Sarah Berman
11.24.14
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