There are concerns about the oil sands in Alberta causing acid rain
in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. So, big business gets to do whatever they want, take land and homes for pipelines, pollute. And if we do make enough of a fuss about it, for them to make changes, who do you think will pay for it to make it "cleaner or safer." Because they just can't afford it, not with the millions and millions in profits oil companies make....But when it comes to the environment, and the damage it will do to crops and the small family farmer, we get the big F...U...Here
is another great article on this.
If you ask me they are just waiting it out for this
and if you don't think so read this
. It will be interesting to which which politicians bend over and which ones don't.