Showing posts from September 18, 2009

WTO Takes Aim at the Canadian Wheat Board

MB Co-Operator - Staff 9/18/2009 World Trade Organization talks resuming this week in Switzerland include a proposal to eliminate the Canadian Wheat Board’s .... l.p. photo

Mine to Turn Alaskan Lake Into a Dump

September 18, 2009 - by Lori Pottinger • From September 2009 World Rivers Review Recent federal rulings permitting a gold mining company to dump toxic waste into a pristine mountain lake in Alaska could have widespread ramifications... Eds. note: Might the U.S. mining industry be taking its cue from Canada? Here, Harper and his gang gave approval some time ago for the same kind of deplorable practice! l.p. A Manitoba lake, unaffected by tailings (yet)! l.p. photo