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Michener Award honours 'Tainted Water' investigation

At a time when the media ranks are shrinking, Canada’s National Observer continues to take deep dives into crucial matters of public policy. Sometimes, we do this through partnerships and collaborations such as  the ‘Tainted Water’ series from 2019 and ‘Price of Oil’ investigations  from 2018.

Canada's climate change minister on how she navigates the crisis (Listen)

​​When I caught up with Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna after Question Period in mid-May, she'd just given impassioned arguments in the House about the costs of the climate crisis being passed down to youth. In the half hour we spent together, McKenna talked about the biggest challenges she faces as a leader, and how she keeps going at this critical time.  ​