World Refugee Day 2016, June 20

Source: Humanists for Social and Environmental Action World Refugee Day, 20 June, 2016 In a world where violence forces hundreds of families to flee each day, the UN Refugee Agency believes now is the time to show world leaders that the global public stands with...
Global Day of Action on Military Spending

Global Day of Action on Military Spending

World Beyond War, an international peace charity, sends the following information on an upcoming event: World Beyond War encourages everyone to take part in the Global Day of Action on Military Spending (actually multiple days: April 5 – 18, and in the United...

Protect Ontario’s Moose, Wolves, and Coyotes

The Humane Society International has launched a petition in support of effective, humane protections for moose, wolves, and coyotes: The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (OMNRF) has introduced a proposal to relax restrictions on the killing of wolves...

Our Right to Know: Five Videos

Our Right to Know Canada has released five videos in the series “Scientists are not Dogs”. They display in a humorous manner some of the things that have been happening to government scientists. Try the following links: The International Arctic Conference, the Pitch...

Become a Science Pledge Ambassador

A Science Pledge Ambassador is someone who commits to standing up for science and smart decision-making in Canada by mobilizing Canadians in their local community to do the same. If you believe that a strong democracy needs strong science and smart decision-making,...