Canada

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"It unjustifiably infringes on the rights of all Canadians without making our country any more secure, and must be struck down." (Image via Canadian Journalists for Free Expression)
Press freedom and civil liberties groups on Tuesday mounted a legal challenge against Canada's recently passed anti-terror law, arguing that it poses a "grave threat" to the constitutional rights of citizens. "The legislation presents disturbing implications for free speech, privacy, the powers of government ...and the protection of civil...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
As "emulsion" mix covers nearly four acres near tar sands hub, environmental...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As international leaders met in Ontario, Canada this week for the Pan American...

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In this season of renewal, some experts have begun pondering just how much of our only planet - victim of so much daily plunder and excess - can in fact be renewed. Their answer: Not enough. As part of the 2015 Global Population Speak Out campaign, three concerned organizations have created a stunning book of photos and essays to raise awareness of the crises we have created, and the way to shape a more sustainable future. Show it, they hope, and people will act.