Anne Minard
8/27/15
As scientific researchers continue to press for a reduction in oil sands development across North America, tribes such as the Uinta Ouray Ute Tribe could face hard decisions as oil...
Nanette Deetz
7/24/15
A red-tailed hawk circled, clouds parted, and sunshine broke through early-morning fog along the San Francisco Bay, the rays illuminating an altar where a bucket of sacred water fr...
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...
Sacred Ground Bosmun Canoe Warriors
Marc Dadigan
5/19/15
In an opening scene of the documentary Profit and Loss, Mike Mercredi, Athabasca Chipewyan, describes how thrilling it was for his teenage self to get a job driving one of the bigg...
ICTMN Staff
1/8/15
The Alberta oil sands region is high on the list of fossil fuel deposits that must be left underground in order to avoid potentially catastrophic global warming, a new study has fo...
ICTMN Staff
7/22/14
Fireballs, explosions and thick black smoke blanketed parts of Williston, South Dakota as an oil supply company in the industrial part of town burst into flames late Tuesday...
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
5/2/14
As yet another train carrying Bakken crude exploded, this one outside Lynchburg, Virginia, the Quinault Indian Nation in the Northwest sounded the alarm once again amid hearings on...
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...

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