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Melina Laboucan Massimo

Muskrat Magazine Published on Jun 14, 2013 Melina Laboucan-Massimo, member of the Lubicon Cree First Nation, discusses the impacts of the Tar Sands project on her family and her traditional territories. Melina shares about the significance of the land for … Continue reading

Melina Laboucan Massimo – March for Jobs, Justice & the Climate Launch Published on May 27, 2015 Greenpeace Canada organizer and member of the Lubicon Cree First Nation, Melina Laboucan Massimo, speaking at the launch rally for the March for Jobs, Justice & the Climate on May 21st in Toronto. Join … Continue reading

This #WorldEnvironment Day join the snap challenge

UN Environment Programme Published on May 31, 2021 Everyone of us can take action to heal the planet. Join the #GenerationRestoration snap challenge for #WorldEnvironmentDay and show us how you will make a difference. Credit: Saima Mohsin, Jordan Sanchez, Alex … Continue reading

Joe Biden’s Cancellation of the Keystone Pipeline Is a Landmark in the Climate Fight | The New Yorker

Demonstrators gather in front of the White House to protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, in the summer of 2011.Photograph by Melissa Golden / Redux   In his first hours in office, Joe Biden has settled—almost certainly, once and for … Continue reading

African Studies in the Digital Age: Disconnects?

African Studies in the Digital Age. DisConnects? seeks to understand the complex changes brought about by the digital revolution. The editors, Terry Barringer and Marion Wallace, have brought together librarians, archivists, researchers and academics from three continents to analyse the … Continue reading

The New Pearl Harbor

Aryan Logos Published on Dec 28, 2014 On September 11, 2001, a couple of egg-shell aluminum tubes partially filled with jet fuel (i.e. kerosene) crashed into two brilliantly engineered buildings clad and framed in columns of structural steel. An hour … Continue reading

Rethinking the State in the Context of Climate Crisis with Christian Parenti

SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement Published on May 19, 2016 February 19, 2014 SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement presents: Rethinking the State in the Context of Climate Crisis Neoliberalism has almost disappeared The State as an object of … Continue reading

Earthrise – In Your Backyard

Al Jazeera English Published on Dec 18, 2015 Climate change is no mystery. We know what we have to do to limit emissions and we know we need to change our behaviour and yet we fail to take the kind … Continue reading

Bill MdKibben: Imagine if Exxon had told the truth on climate change

Bill McKibben October 29, 2015 Like all proper scandals, the #Exxonknew revelations have begun to spin off new dramas and lines of inquiry. Presidential candidates have begun to call for Department of Justice investigations, and company spokesmen have begun to … Continue reading

Melina speech in Victoria

Freddie Lane Published on Feb 13, 2015 From the 2014 Totem Pole Journey and a video portion of the upcoming video documentary ‘Our Sacred Obligation,’ by Freddie Lane. Melina Laboucan-Massimo is from northern Alberta where these terrible things are happening … Continue reading