In 2014, Ehsanullah Sahil, an Afghan translator who had worked in Afghanistan for a Canadian private security contractor named “Tundra”, fled Afghanistan after the Taliban kidnapped [...]
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Al Haq, a human rights organization founded in 1979 and based in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, has been meticulously documenting the Israeli military’s shooting of unarmed Palestinian [...]
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In 2017, Texas oil company Kinder Morgan generated net profits of US$223 million and revenues of nearly US$14 billion. Despite Kinder Morgan’s high profitability and massive financial [...]
After Kinder Morgan issued a press release announcing the suspension of work at the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, Justin Trudeau convened an emergency cabinet meeting. In effect, a [...]
For The Real News, I speak to Alison Kirsch of the Rainforest Action Network about a new report which shows that financing for extreme fossil fuels like the tar sands increased in 2017. As Alison [...]
Recently, America’s climate change denier President removed climate change from the list of national security threats. For the Real News, I speak about this development with Col. Lawrence [...]
Big Oil and the Trudeau government insist that the transportation of oil by pipelines is safe, but experience continues to contradict them. In the last 12 years, Marathon Petroleum Corporation, [...]
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