Ottawa — One year after the Canada Health Accord expired, the Council of Canadians will be me marking this shameful date by participating in a National Day of Action for a New Health Accord. With nearly 50 rallies across Canada and actions in each province, Canadians are expressing their desire to protect health care and to make it a defining issue in the next federal election.
Ottawa — On Saturday, Barrick Gold announced former Conservative Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird’s appointment to its advisory board, raising many questions.
The Council of Canadians Delta-Richmond and Surrey chapters, along with Council of Canadians organizer Harjap Grewal, were in Squamish yesterday afternoon - with more than 500 other people - for a protest against the proposed Woodfibre Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal there. The community of Squamish is located about 75 kilometres north of Vancouver.