Low Oil Prices Are Killing the Fracking Industry, but the Tar Sands Will Be Just Fine (for Now)
The current slump in oil prices could spell the end of North American fracking, and ongoing price volatility might also mean trouble for the more financially stable tar sands.
A Close Look at Two Jailed Mi'kmaq Warriors Who Protested Big Oil in New Brunswick
Mi'kmaq Warrior Society members Germaine Breau and Aaron Francis were recently sentenced after ninth months in custody for their involvement in a controversial and expensive RCMP raid of an anti-shale gas encampment in New Brunswick last year.
Oil Giant SWN Is Suspending Its Work in New Brunswick After Nationwide Protests
Anti-fracking tension has spread throughout Canada, and today, Texan oil giant SWN announced they'd be pulling out of New Brunswick until 2015.
The Many Arrests of New Brunswick Journalist Miles Howe
Miles Howe is unarguably the most connected journalist covering the tensions between SWN, an oil company in New Brunswick, and the Mi'kmaq First Nations people who oppose their fracking initiatives. Lately, Miles has been getting himself into legal...