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Desperately Seeking Sanction: Canadian Extractive Companies and their Public Partners (Halifax Initiative)

Article prepared for the ‘Global Capital, Global Rights’ workshop convened by SFU and UBC. The text discusses civil society efforts in support of Bill C-300, legislation that sought to create accountability mechanisms regarding the provision of government support to Canadian … Continue reading

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Investing in Conflict: Public Money, Private Gain: Goldcorp in the Americas (Report)

A detailed 28 page 2009 Rights Action report by Dawn Paley overviewing issues (community struggles, water resources, acid mine drainage, mercury, cyanide & tailings, mining regulation in Canada), case studies, and who benefits in relation to Vancouver-based Goldcorp’s mining operations.   [From … Continue reading

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