Bayer, the global chemical company, is manufacturing a chemical that new evidence shows is killing off bees. The global die-off of bees represents an enormous danger to the planet. 30% of our crops — and 90% of wild plants — rely on bees to thrive. Without bees, our entire global food supply is in serious trouble.
Send your comment to the Canadian Trade Agreements Secretariat to stop PM Harper's latest trade deal
The Canada Trade Agreement Secretariat has an open comment process on the TPP — and we’ve set up a quick-and-easy form for you to submit your comments through on the right!
Here are some points you can add to your submission to the Trade Agreements and NAFTA Secretariat. Feel free to use any or none of these points — the more you can… more
Jorge Parra started working as a welder at General Motors’ Colmotores plant in Colombia in 2001. For nine years, he worked 10 to 12 hour shifts, 6 days a week, lifting auto parts and machinery that can each weigh hundreds of pounds. He complained about pains, but doctors in the factory clinic kept sending him back to work. Then one… more
When you sit down in a restaurant, the last thing you want to think about is a waiter with a cough carrying your breadsticks or a sous-chef with the flu coating your appetizer in a fine glaze of phlegm. And yet if you’ve eaten at a Red Lobster or an Olive Garden, there’s a good chance your food was prepared,… more