Posts Tagged: environment

Saving Taxpayer Money Through Environmental Retrofitting

Watch the full interview Here is a preview of our interview with NDP MP Linda Duncan. She talks about amendments rejected by the government and ideas that would save taxpayers money. Notably, she’s excited to save millions of dollars by retrofitting government buildings and incentivizing Canadians to do the same.

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Fin Donnelly: Blood In The Water

Watch the interview now One of the more indelible images of Hollywood terror is the appearance of a shark fin on the open ocean.  But according to the NDP’s Fin Donnelly, the real life horror in this situation is felt exclusively by the shark. “Sharks are being finned. The practice of finning is brutal,” says [...]

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Winner of Block 7: Joyce Murray

Joyce Murray overtook NDP Toronto MP Dan Harris early in the week but it was never a run away. The two MPs went vote for vote, rallying hundreds of their supporters, until Joyce pulled ahead on the last day. Final count was 1475 for Dan Harris  and 1672 for Ms Murray. She has won her [...]

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And the Winner is…

In grade 6 me and Rosa did our science fair project on laundry detergent. It was a stain fighting battle between Tide and Sunlight (my mom used Tide and Rosa’s mom used Sunlight). We tested each detergent on various stains including coffee and grass – just like the commercials. We prepped our stains, cut the [...]

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In Search of the “Energy iPod”

  Last spring I was having a conversation with eminent Canadian conservationist Norm Rubin when I had a sort of ‘road to Damascus’ moment in my faith of a greener future.  We had been discussing how to make green energy alternatives really work, and I had been more than doubtful.  Norm saw fit to hit [...]

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