Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

Canadian government under fire for granting coal mining permits

Once heavily forested, the lands of Grassy Narrows Cree Nation have long been home to the Central Mushkegowuk and Anishinaabe peoples. Having been nomadic, the Anishinaabe have always lived on the land. For years,…

Mock Kim's Paralympic Committee

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Mock Kim’s Paralympic Committee

For decades, the Olympics have been plagued by harsh boycotts by other countries, usually because of human rights or perceived conflicts, but for the past 45 years, the summer and winter games were free…

Icahn's 'secretive' tax-deductible donations

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Icahn’s ‘secretive’ tax-deductible donations

When billionaire Carl Icahn revealed his new charitable organization on 1 January, he made a splash. But his move also drew a backlash from another U.S. billionaire, Warren Buffett, who asked Icahn to publicly…

Cuba and Cuba turn pro-democracy attitude into action

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Cuba and Cuba turn pro-democracy attitude into action

The State Department announced Thursday the U.S. is pulling out of the Beijing Olympics after a month of escalating tensions between Beijing and Washington over the detentions of dissidents. The announcement was a huge…

Canadians' actions on fossil fuels shape future

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Canadians’ actions on fossil fuels shape future

Written by By Eliza Bazzle, CNN Canada is on track to reduce its fossil fuel consumption by 62 per cent by 2050, the results of a study released this week by the Conference Board…