25 Jul '11, 4pm

Canadian Government Tries to Silence Artist @frankejames : TreeHugger

Canadian Government Tries to Silence Artist @frankejames : TreeHugger

Selling the SUV: Do the Hardest Things First Franke wonders: How does it make sense to blacklist me? This is crazy! But apparently, I've ignited the Harper Government's fury by telling the truth about Canada's footdragging on climate action. And having the audacity to advocate pollution taxes and tougher environmental policies on Alberta's Tar Sands! Then there is the issue of freedom of expression. Is this the Canada we want? A country that cracks down on artists who speak up when they see a government policy that's wrong, and that's endangering our children's futures? Dirty oil is making for dirty politics and it's soiling Canada's reputation - destroying the Canada we know and love. The Best Ever Explanation Of Why You Should Buy FSC Wood: Who Cares About The Forest? Friends and admirers are appalled. Bill McKibben writes: Franke James is among the tiny handful of reall...

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