We noticed an Angus Reid poll seemed to be missing a few key questions about issues such as climate change, environmental liabilities and the clean economy, so we thought we'd help them out and do an online poll of our own.
With environmental organizations and companies like Desjardins Group, the Alliance for a Green Economy in Quebec is calling on Canada’s first ministers to develop a more low-carbon economy as they get ready to meet today in Montreal.
Five current employees of Torstar and one former employee will be forced to submit to questioning under oath in connection with an investigation into an alleged media conspiracy between Torstar, the owner of the Toronto Star, and Postmedia, the owner of daily newspapers across the country.
Canadian youth conducted sit-in demonstrations across the country on Friday, occupying the offices of members of parliament and calling for increased action against climate change and in support of Indigenous rights.
"I was eight years old and I was at the rally with my T-shirt," said Ontario MPP Amanda Simard in an emotional speech to the legislature. "And now, 20 years later, we're still fighting to preserve the rights that we have gained."
The Canadian proponent of the $10-billion Keystone XL crude pipeline says it remains committed to the project despite a Montana judge's ruling that it must pass a further environmental review. The Trudeau government, meantime, says it is "disappointed" about the news.