#DisruptPDAC

The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), organizes the world’s largest mining convention every year in Toronto in March and carries out lobbying efforts in favour of the Canadian mining industry throughout the rest of the year. They describe themself… Read More

Update: The verdict is in: Solidarity rally against corporate bullying!

Dozens of people gathered outside the office of Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, to demonstrate their solidarity with the people of El Salvador who have waited seven years for a World Bank tribunal decision in the controversial… Read More

UPDATE: BRINGING MINING INJUSTICE TO THE FOREIGN POLICY DEBATE

On September 28th Harper, Mulcair and Trudeau participated in the first-ever foreign policy election debate — hosted by the Munk Debates — at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto. If Peter Munk (the founder of the world’s largest gold… Read More

UPDATE: Sergio Campusano’s May Day Speech

[en español abajo] MISN had the honour and pleasure of hosting Sergio Campusano here in Toronto this past week, and accompanying him to four events in four (very busy) days – the Barrick, Goldcorp, and New Gold shareholder… Read More

UPDATE: Evict Imperial: Stand With Secwepemc Women Warriors Society!

April 29th is a national day of action called for by Secwepemc Women Warriors Society to demand the eviction of Imperial Metals and to stop the reopening of the Mount Polley Mine. Last August, Imperial Metals dumped 14.5… Read More

UPDATE: Standing with Clyde River Inuit: Rally at the Courthouse

UPDATE: Community resistance has resulted in a temporary win! Click here for more information. The Inuit community of Clyde River are trying to use the court system to stop offshore oil and gas exploration in Baffin Bay and… Read More

Goldcorp grilled in shareholder meeting, poor practices make “toxic zones,” protestors say

TORONTO, May 2, 2013   Goldcorp was drilled with questions inside their annual shareholder meeting about the poor environmental, human rights and health record throughout Latin America. Health researcher Susana Caxaj, who works with affected villages near Goldcorp’s… Read More