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  1. Canada, Not Content To Gag Its Own Scientists, Urges US To Do Same

    ... of Delaware, who has taken issue with the wording that Canada’s Fisheries and Oceans department has proposed for the Canada-U.S. project. It’s an affront to academic freedom and a 'potential ...

    cmacdonald - 03/25/2013 - 10:55

  2. Liberals Unmuzzle Canadian Scientists; Will U.S. Scientists Be Next?

    ... The restrictions had prompted an investigation by Canada's Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault in 2013. The Harper ... Observer, November 6, 2015, by Charles Mandel. "Canada Is Finally Ending Its War on Science," Vox, November 9, 2015, by Julia ...

    cmacdonald - 11/18/2015 - 21:58

  3. Canada Quashing Climate Science: Critics

    ... 6, 2010 The Conservative Harper government in Canada has issued new rules governing whether federal scientists can talk to ... News got the press policy documents through a request under Canada's access-to-information law. The Society of Environmental ...

    cmacdonald - 10/07/2010 - 08:05

  4. Report: Canada Has Hot Geothermal Prospects

    September 28, 2011 Canada is awash in geothermal energy potential, according to a report by the Geological Survey of Canada. The best prospects are in British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, and the ... the country. Geothermal Energy Resource Potential of Canada, 2011 (see maps on pages IX, 131-133, and 216-219 for a quick ...

    cmacdonald - 09/29/2011 - 23:22

  5. Where's Canada's Energy Policy?

    ... In July 2006, Prime Minister Stephen Harper began touting Canada as an emerging "energy superpower." In June 2007, he  refined this ... increasing skepticism and criticism inside and outside of Canada. The Harper administration aggressively supports Canadian energy ...

    admin - 12/19/2008 - 10:27

  6. Where's That Meat From? One Problem with Trade Treaties

    ... repealed the 2002 law. The threat of economic retaliation by Canada and Mexico was a factor. Some, but not all, of the U.S. agriculture ...

    cmacdonald - 01/13/2016 - 11:46

  7. Environment Canada Denied 22% of Requests for Scientist Interviews in 2013

    ... 8, 2014 In a letter to employees, Environment Canada acknowledged that it had denied 22 percent of news media requests for ... scientists are being muzzled. "Environment Canada Denied 22 Per Cent of Interview Requests with Scientists in 2013," ...

    cmacdonald - 01/22/2014 - 20:41

  8. Reporters Curious About Tar Sands Not Very Welcome in Canada

    ... that documentary filmmakers required working papers to enter Canada, and that all entry decisions are made on a case-by-case basis." "'A Government of Thugs:' How Canada Treats Environmental Journalists," Climate Progress, May 23, 2014, by ...

    cmacdonald - 06/09/2014 - 17:38

  9. Environment Canada Gags Scientists At Conference

    ... government last year warned scientists at Environment Canada (EC) not to speak to the media without permission from the department's ... Water Quality Research, which was cosponsored by Environment Canada and held at the Canadian Centre for Inland Waters in Burlington, ...

    admin - 03/16/2009 - 16:34

  10. SEJ Voices Concern Over Muzzling of Environment Canada Scientists

    ... Society of Environmental Journalists has asked Environment Canada for its written policies on staff communication with news media - ... political line. "We recently learned of an Environment Canada policy change limiting its scientists' liberty to answer media questions ...

    admin - 01/13/2009 - 12:08