Canada

Nika Knight, staff writer
Diesel leaches into tidal pools after a spill in the Great Bear Rainforest last month.
Canada Transportation Minister Marc Garneau made headlines this weekend when he announced that by the end of the year, a long-promised ban on oil tanker traffic will be put in place off the North Coast of British Columbia—weeks after the government was harshly criticized for its bungled response to a spill in that same region. "We have heard a lot...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Canadian free speech advocates slammed recent revelations that Montreal police...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Canada and the European Union signed the Comprehensive Economic and Trade...

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Winter has come to Standing Rock. So has an evacuation order, the rekindling of grievous collective memory, and the exquisite irony of white people once again telling Native people to get off their own land. Meanwhile, says Neil Young, the water protectors, "their hair frozen from water cannons...stand for all that is good, and they stay strong." This is Giving Tuesday, a day to honor good causes. Watch stunning new drone footage of the endless, snow-swept, heart-stirring camp, and give.