13 Jan '12, 9pm

Harper Government's War on Environmentalists | Care2 Causes

Harper Government's War on Environmentalists | Care2 Causes

This week, Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver lashed out at environmentalists opposing the Northern Gateway pipeline as “billionaire socialists from the United States who are trying to undermine the Canadian economy.” In an open letter, he wrote that “environmental and other radical groups” are trying “to hijack our regulatory system to achieve their radical ideological agenda.” Mr. Oliver’s tirade is just the latest in a series of moves intended to squelch opposition to the Conservative government’s determination to ignore environmental concerns if they slow its economic agenda. In a democracy, power rests in the hands of the people. An informed electorate will examine, question and challenge. The Harper government paints those who take that responsibility seriously as a lunatic fringe of “left-wing ideologues.” Environmentalists and Radical Groups on the Chopping Bloc...

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