As Justin Trudeau’s government forges ahead with its climate-wrecking plan to facilitate expansion of tar sands infrastructure, resistance is mounting. In the past several days, dozens of conscientious Canadians have been arrested in acts of peaceful civil disobedience. One of those peaceful resisters is Clayton Thomas-Muller of 350.org.
For the Real News, I speak to Clayton about the mounting resistance and about efforts by Canadian law-enforcement authorities to criminalize those who non-violently oppose the destruction of Mother Earth.
My interview of Clayton can be seen here: