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  1. Boreal Forests in Crisis
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
    Canada's assault on the Boreal forest rivals Brazil's exploitation of the Amazon. In both countries governments and multinational corporations are scheming to clear-cut forests for short-term profit. They treat rivers as sewers, poison the fish and drive aboriginal peoples from their ancestral lands.
  2. Cut and Run
    The Assault on Canada's Forests

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1983
    Examines the crisis in Canada's forest industry and the reasons for the crisis.
  3. EnvironmentSources.com
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2017
    Web portal with information about environmental issues and resources, with articles, documents, books, websites, and experts and spokespersons. The home page features a selection of recent and important articles. A search feature, subject index, and other research tools make it possible to find additional resources and information.
  4. Grassy Narrows' fight for rights and against clearcut logging continues despite legal setback at Supreme Court
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    The leadership and members of Grassy Narrows are disappointed by today’s Supreme Court of Canada decision refusing to recognize the special role that the federal government has in protecting our Treaty 3 from provincial and corporate actions.
  5. Grassy Narrows Protestors Remain Firm in Message: No Logging in Grassy Narrows Territory
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Kenora Today, Members of Grassy Narrows First Nation Youth groups, Band Councilors, Drum Groups, Elders and others, are engaging in a multi-stage protest against logging in their territory.
  6. Grassy Narrows requests environmental assessment of logging plan - Clearcutting will elevate mercury poison in fish
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    Grassy Narrows First Nation is calling for a thorough environmental assessment of the newly approved plan for clearcut logging on their Territory - an important test of Ontario's environmental laws.
  7. If boycotts could change the system they'd be illegal
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1996
    A ruling by the Ontario Court of Appeal says that boycotting by a grassroots group Friends of the Lubicon Lake Cree Nation of Daishowa paper products was illegal because it resulted in economic harm to the corporation. This is an example of a growing number of "SLAPP suits" Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation brought by corporations against activists.
  8. Living with the Land
    Communities Restoring the Earth

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1992
    A collection of stories from grassroots communities about the benefits of ecological living.
  9. Neoliberal Ebola: The Agroeconomic Origins of the Ebola Outbreak
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    Wallace describes the rise of Ebola, connecting its outbreak to capital-driven shifts in land and changes in the agroeconomic context.
  10. Supreme Court to hear Grassy Narrows' legal case for Treaty rights and against clearcut logging
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2014
    On May 15 the Supreme Court of Canada will hear Grassy Narrows' legal case for Treaty rights and against clearcut logging. The case challenges Ontario's jurisdiction to unilaterally award logging and mining licenses on a vast tract of Treaty 3 land
  11. World Out of Balance
    Our Polluted Planet

    Resource Type: Book
    The author gives a history of environmental damage and describes present and future solutions. The book is aimed at the general reader.

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