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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

CRUDE #9 – Tar Teck: The Final Frontier

August 6, 2019

Teck Resources just got approval to build the largest tar sands operation ever. The Frontier mine would have serious and permanent consequences for the local environment, Indigenous peoples and the global climate. So why haven’t you ever heard about it?

CRUDE #3 – Let the Bastards Freeze in the Dark

April 30, 2019

The Alberta oil sands. It’s a cold patch of land (which we once almost nuked into oblivion) that’s become Canada’s economic engine. Governments have fought over it for decades. And now it’s one of the most controversial places on the planet. Will it finally tear our politics apart?

Introducing Our New Season: CRUDE

March 28, 2019

Canada was built on oil.

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