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March 3, 2008
Charlie GillisMACLEAN'S After five years watching the cycles of feast and famine in West Africa, Margie Morard had some clearly formed ideas about what drives food prices in her part of the world....
February 23, 2008
The reality of climate change is showcased throughout this series. In this pivotal first episode join our host, as she introduces the importance of being real. Shot on various locations throughout...
February 5, 2008
Andrew Chung TORONTO STAR When the Halton regional council handed the centuries-old oak tree a death sentence because it stood in the way of the Bronte Rd. widening, Joyce Burnell had to pay to save...
February 5, 2008
Catherine Porter Tyler HamiltonTORONTO STAR NANTICOKE, Ont.–Travelling south along Route 55, there are few warning signs you are approaching the country's most-wanted polluter. The rolling hills...
February 5, 2008
Ed Struzik, this year's Atkinson Fellow, traveled the Arctic to explore how Canadians can adapt to and even exploit a precarious return to warmer times in the remote region. Read the series ...
January 26, 2008
Peter GorrieENVIRONMENT REPORTER This week, stock markets thrashed wildly, the Bank of Canada warned of tough economic times, and the United States languished on recession watch. Environmentalists...
January 25, 2008
By Nancy WhiteTORONTO STAR First off, Devra Davis won't do the interview on her cellphone. Call me back on the land line, she instructs. It's not the money she's concerned about. It's the microwaves...
January 7, 2008
BILL CURRYGlobe and Mail OTTAWA — The Canadian economy can transform itself into a clean-running green machine by 2050, slashing its emissions by more than half with very little economic pain, say...
December 20, 2007
For Immediate Release Toronto – December 20, 2007 – Frank de Jong, Leader of the Green Party of Ontario, today announced the appointment of Melanie Mullen as Interim Female Deputy Leader for the...
December 4, 2007
Peter GorrieTORONTO STAR The province is letting development run roughshod over protection of invaluable natural resources, Ontario's green watchdog says. The region around Toronto is being decimated...

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