The Defensoría Q’eqchi’ (an indigenous rights organization) in El Estor has contacted international solidarity networks because the violence is escalating quickly and they fear it will result in deaths. Email Peter McKay and the Guatemalan Ambassador to Canada expressing your concern for the people living in these communities.
CFB Toxic: the Environmental Impact of War with Gloria Paul.
Gloria Paul, a long time peace activist, will share her research on contaminated military bases from Labrador to B.C. with a special focus on CFB Gagetown. Including a video presentation.
7 PM, Thursday, Nov 23
Wilmot United Church, 473 King St
All invited. For more info, contact: email@example.com
ACT for the Earth is launching a report today to shed light on the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s (CPPIB) consistent misuse of millions of proxy shares in its voting practices at corporate shareholder meetings. The report “Against Common Sense” is an overview of how the CPPIB’s use of proxy shares violate the board’s own socially responsible investment policies. Against Common Sense is being released as the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) convenes a public meeting in Winnipeg today on “Independence, Accountability, Performance”.
As many as 3,709 Iraqi civilians were violently killed in October, exceeding the previous monthly high set in July, the United Nations said Wednesday.
La Guajira and Belledune Pay the Price for New Brunswick Comfort and Complicity
The Living Dead