There has been a substantial amount of discussion surrounding the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) with the European Union (EU), but when it comes to the media one thing that seems to have slipped under the radar is the hugely detrimental affects this deal could have on our public health care system.
Earlier this week, it was shown that the provincial government had been hiding and down playing information on the serious implications of mercury poisoning the people of Grassy Narrows have been suffering. Responding to this grotesque cover-up that multiple provincial governments have known about -and have been intentionally burying so they can push through with a clear-cut plan- the people of...
This morning the Grassy Narrows (Asubpeechoseewagong) First Nation and the Chiefs of Ontario held a press conference regarding the province’s decision to push ahead with clearcut logging at all costs on Grassy Narrows traditional territory and hide a 100 page report about the effects of mercury poisoning on the community.
The Council of Canadians welcomes the Federal Court judgement of Harper's cuts to health care for refugees as 'cruel and unusual'. The ruling gives the federal government until November to reinstate coverage for refugee claimants or have their rules struck down by the court.
This month pro-medicare allies in Nova Scotia are fighting against two-tiered health care being promoted by the NS College of Physicians and Surgeons.