Tar Sands

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The growing tide of tar sands resistance—seen in blockades, tree sits, petitions, education efforts and calls to divest—is having a measurable negative impact on the bottom line of the tar sands industry, according to a new report, prompting researchers to declare that "business as usual for tar sands is over." Published Wednesday by the Institute...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The Canadian government, under the direction of Prime Minister Stephen Harper,...
Paul Weinberg, IPS News
TORONTO - Canada’s tar sands oil boom may be in jeopardy and it appears the...