For Stephen Buffalo, the government's #emissions cap signals that it is "willing to overturn our carefully won opportunities & prosperity, without the courtesy of full conversation acting as a colonial power."
Despite govt talking points, @jackmintz notes in @financialpost "the irony... that three countries in the Americas have increased their #petroleum output even more than [the United Arab Emirates] has: the #US, #Brazil and, yes, us - #Canada."
“'This type of cyber hacking threat by #Russia is persistent,' ... [@kolga] said govts including #Canada who are facing these threats have a responsibility to directly alert organizations and individuals who are targeted by Russia’s activities.”
According to @kenscoates & Carin Holroyd, the gap between general Canadian prosperity & northern reality grows larger, not smaller: "northern communities struggle to build sustainable futures beyond dependence on government."
"If in any other part of #Canada 1⁄4 of GDP were scheduled to disappear within 7yrs, alarm bells would be deafening. Instead, both Yellowknife & Ottawa have been approaching the industry’s imminent demise with at best benign neglect."