For some people in Detroit, this has been a long summer: camping in other people's houses, unable to cook, bathe, and flush the toilet. Since March, the city has been cutting of water services to thousands of homes that are behind in payments.
The Council of Canadians will be joining about 100,000 people in New York City for the People's Climate March this weekend. For updates on that action, please see @CouncilofCDNs, #ActionNotWords, #PeoplesClimate and #Climate2014 on Twitter.
Ottawa – Energy East 101, a four-minute animation released today by the Council of Canadians and Equiterre, is set to take the internet by storm. Using a technique known as “handimation,” the short video gives a comprehensive background on the controversial Energy East pipeline proposed by TransCanada.