Lac Mégantic

Dec 9, 2014

Boom! North America's explosive oil-by-rail problem

Roger Annis
A new, extensive documentary report on the vast expansion of oil by rail in North America has been produced by a journalist team from the Weather Channel and InsideClimate News.
Aug 19, 2014
Image Wikimedia Commons

Ten ways our government failed us in Lac-Mégantic

Bruce Campbell
Ten areas of regulatory failure relevant to the actions Montreal Maine and Atlantic -- whose train derailed and exploded causing 47 deaths and untold suffering for the citizens of Lac-Mégantic.
Aug 13, 2014

Find at the Peoples' Social Forum

rabble staff
The Peoples' Social Forum in Ottawa is fast approaching! With just a week left until the Forum, here's a sneak peek at some of the amazing events coming up that we're involved in.
Mar 21, 2014
Photo: flickr/AshtonPal

Rail workers reject second tentative agreement

H.G. Watson
Teamsters Canada Rail workers have rejected a second tentative labour agreement Thursday, prompting CN Rail officials to propose that the two parties go to binding arbitration to reach an agreement.
Feb 5, 2014

Dangers of moving oil by rail

The derailment of an oil train in Lac Mégantic last year killed 47 people and spilled millions of litres of crude oil into the town. Since then, a number of other fuel trains have derailed.
Sep 18, 2013

I've got those deregulation blues

Paul Orlowski
Corporate media and neoliberal politicians call for heavy regulation of public servants as they champion the deregulation of private industry. They've got it backwards!


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