ICTMN Staff
7/20/15
Special trucks were hard at work vacuuming up an oil-emulsion spill the size of three football fields on July 19 as Nexen Energy apologized for the pipeline rupture that sent 1.3 m...
ICTMN Staff
7/17/15
A 1.3-million-gallon spill of emulsion—a mixture of bitumen, water and sand—south of Fort McMurray in the Alberta oil sands of Canada is one of the largest the country has ever see...
ICTMN Staff
6/16/15
Iconic musician Neil Young is rescheduling this year’s Honour the Treaties concert he was planning in Edmonton, Canada...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/14
Opposition to the fossil fuel and extractive industries is often couched in terms of Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land, but those fighting against Alberta oil sands develo...
ICTMN Staff
5/31/14
Nobel Laureate and anti-Apartheid activist Bishop Desmond Tutu has joined the list of prominent global citizens visiting the Alberta oil sands to emphasize his opposition to furthe...
ICTMN Staff
5/7/14
An oil conglomerate seeking to expand its pipeline through pristine First Nations territory in British Columbia has taken the notion of looking on the bright side to a new level...
Andrew Nikiforuk, The Tyee
3/7/14
A new study has found that certain types of chemical pollutants emitted by Canada's oil sands tailing ponds have gone underreported for years...
Andrew Nikiforuk, The Tyee
2/26/14
Polluted water from large man-made lakes of oilsands mining waste is fouling the Athabasca River, says a new federal study...
Marc Dadigan
12/11/13
Cathy Sampson-Kruse (Confederated Tribes of Umatilla) and her Walla Walla ancestors come from the land near the Port of Umatilla in Eastern Oregon, where on December 3 a 901,000-po...
Winona LaDuke
12/5/13
There’s a beauty in the breath of horses, fall mornings’ breath seen in the air, and the smell and sound of horses...

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