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Before Trudeau, Gerald Butts Abandoned Tar Sands Action As Head Of WWF

September 5, 2019

The episode was an uncanny harbinger of how the Liberals would act in power

#228 Disaster Porn, Boat Crash, Netflix PM

September 5, 2019

Sexy Hurricane Headlines: “Dorian Relentlessly Pounds Bahamas” – What is up with the disaster porn? And Justin Trudeau’s Malaysian ancestry, and other things we learned on Netflix. Author and The Guardian environment reporter Martin Lukacs co-hosts.

COMMONS: CRUDE – The Apocalypse Is Now

August 28, 2019

Canoe-borne bandits strike an underwater town. A new generation of wealthy lobstermen is minted. An island disappears. And hellfire engulfs a highway jammed with broken heroes on a last chance power drive. Just another normal day amidst Canada’s climate catastrophe.

The Guardian Paves The Way For Canadian Media To Be More Blunt About The Climate Crisis

July 18, 2019

Some news organizations are joining the British paper in using terms like “global heating” and “climate denier”

#217 United Conservative Postmedia War Room

June 12, 2019

Rest assured, Canadians! Jason Kenney is here to protect you from the evils of the Green Left. A look at the Alberta government’s anti-environment “War Room,” plus the imminent Raptor Rapture.

Postmedia Wants To Join Jason Kenney’s War Against Environmental Activists

May 17, 2019

The newspaper company has hired the UCP’s campaign director to lobby for participation in its new “energy war room”

#9 “Unfortunately, That Tree Can’t Employ Anybody”

May 16, 2019

In the month since the budget was released, we’ve gotten a lot more details about the Ford Government’s cuts. The environment has been hit hard. We look at how some of Ford’s biggest cheerleaders are reacting. And we find a glimmer of hope.

The Pipeline Approval Was Rigged

May 6, 2018

Whistleblowers from within the federal government revealed to National Observer reporter Mike De Souza how the Trudeau government effort pretended to ask First Nations and other stakeholders permission for the Kinder Morgan pipeline. In fact, no outcome other than an approval was ever possible.

Ashton, Angus & Singh – Oh My!

September 26, 2017

Three Commons hosts, three NDP leadership hopefuls, one sweltering studio. On this episode, just days before the first vote closes in the race, we speak with Niki Ashton, Jagmeet Singh and Charlie Angus about Canada-Indigenous relations, the environment, the economy and the future of the party.

Amy Goodman/The Constitutional Clusterf**k

June 13, 2017

This week we’re thrilled to welcome legendary broadcast journalist Amy Goodman. Her program, Democracy Now!, was one of the few non-Indigenous media outlets to provide sustained coverage of the Standing Rock camps protesting the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline. With a pro-pipeline president in the White House and a government in Ottawa that’s shown … Continued

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