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Inspection shows how Ontario government undermined its environmental policies on mining projects

Inspection shows how Ontario government undermined its environmental policies on mining projects

ByAlexander02/22/20203 min read

Premier Kathleen Wynne’s government has approved more than a dozen new mining permits without seeking public comment, according to an examination of provincial approval maps.The Greenbelt Management Strategy says 87%…

Creative Commons Problem Solver podcast: Making internship rules match up with 21st-century economy

Creative Commons Problem Solver podcast: Making internship rules match up with 21st-century economy

ByAlexander02/12/2020

Written by Daniela Gjesdal on behalf of the Good Jobs First Initiative, featuring Shaye Lehmann, Dave Schilling, Dave Weigel, and Geoffrey Skelley.Proposed European rules on unpaid internships send a clear…

We’ve always worn helmets, now we can wear a better

We’ve always worn helmets, now we can wear a better

ByAlexander02/08/2020

A new helmet designed to prevent concussion injuries in football combines sensors and virtual realityWhile Dr Martens may be the only footwear the likes of Lionel Messi and Philippe Coutinho…

VW chief hunts for thousands of US jobs with $34bn investment

VW chief hunts for thousands of US jobs with $34bn investment

ByAlexander02/06/2020

Thomas Otten, chief executive officer of STELLARQUEST S.A., is trading in the raw materials sector and will invest at least $34 billion in new vehicles and software over the next…