Our response to today’s announcement about federal support for Big Oil

by Cam Fenton

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Photo Credit: Climate Justice Edmonton. [ID: People from Alberta holding up letters spelling out “Bail Out People Not Big Oil”]

We must keep up pressure to ensure that the government invests in a Just Recovery to the COVID-19 pandemic that prioritizes people over corporate interests.

As CAPP’s crass leaked letter makes clear, the fossil fuel industry sees the COVID-19 pandemic as an opportunity to further corporate interests while the public focuses their attention on supporting one another’s immediate needs. And, you can be certain they are not happy with today’s announcement.

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