ACTIVlist Update - May 2, 2018

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Trudeau government tables Bill C-76, the Elections Modernization Act
The Trudeau government has now tabled its Bill C-76, the Elections Modernization Act.


First Nations across Canada say without consent from local BC nations, there will be no KM pipeline
Join call for an independent investigation into revelations from whistleblowers about the rigged Kinder Morgan approval


Trudeau may be seeking to widen the Safe Third Country agreement rather than rescinding it
The... Council of Canadians has long opposed the so-called Safe Third Country agreement with the United States.


“Electrifying” Public Forum at St. Peter's College
In her welcome to the April 7 forum on Renewable Energy, Chapter Chair, Elaine Hughes, acknowledged that they were gathered on Treaty 6 (signed in 1876) land, the traditional territory of the Cree, Assiniboine and Ojibwa peoples.


Trudeau government exploring strategy for private investors to finance social services
Six years ago the Conservative government under Stephen Harper explored the idea of social impact bonds, now the Liberal government under Justin Trudeau is reportedly pursuing the very same idea.


Chapters this Week!
Here's a snapshot of recent and upcoming chapter actions across the country...



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