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2000 Environmental Articles

Statement: Why We Burned Our Passports…

November 25, 2000 Angela 0

By Kelly Reinhard and Tooker Gomberg, Den Haag, Netherlands. A statement from Kelly Reinhardt and Tooker Gomberg explaining why they burned their Canadian passports at the C0P 6, Nov. 25, 2000. Yesterday we burned our […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

Tooker Burns His Passport in Protest

November 24, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, Den Haag, Netherlands. Tooker Gomberg and Kelly Reinhardt burn their passports to protest Canada’s position at the COP 6. At 12 noon today in Den Haag, the Netherlands, where the UN Climate […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

The Shifting Sandbags of the Hague

November 21, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, The Hague, Netherlands. At the huge world congress on climate, Canada drops the ball. We’re holed up in a media trailer graciously handed over by the Dutch government – seems no one […]

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Article: Portrait of a Tooker Gomberg Disciple

November 10, 2000 Angela 0

Toronto Observer, Nov. 10, 2000, Dave Carpenter. Musician, poet, courier, activist, granddad. Titles one might not think apply to just one person, unless that person is Wayne Scott, devoted member of the burgeoning Tooker Gomberg […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

Letter About Debate, Rob Grand

November 8, 2000 Angela 0

I remember when I was growing up in Toronto we lived in a democracy. If our current mayoral election is any indication of our political system I am quite concerned. At least one candidate appears […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

It’s Only Garbage if You Throw it Away

July 22, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, Toronto, Canada. How in the world could Toronto even consider shipping its garbage 600 km. and throwing it in a hole??? What a waste! This past week I have been drawn to […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

Indy Mayhem at Mel’s Front Door

July 20, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, Toronto, Canada. Since Mayor Mel Lastman invited the Indy to our neighbourhood, we brought the Indy to Mel’s home. (originally published in Now Magazine) If you can fight fire with fire, why […]

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Dinosaurs, Polar Bears and Sir John Browne

June 30, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, Calgary, Alberta. Strategy and energy and a mock street-hockey game, in June, in Calgary. Colour and commentary from the World Petroleum Congress. “You’re under arrest. Come with us” the police officer tells […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

Learning the Ropes of Direct Action

May 26, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg, Screwdriver Creek, Alberta. Eighty people share non-violent, direct-action techniques from rope-climbing to urban-blockading. All this in anticipation of the World Petroleum Congress in June in Calgary, Canada. In two weeks, Calgary’s streets […]

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2000 Environmental Articles

Pennies from Heaven

April 20, 2000 Angela 0

By Tooker Gomberg and Angela Bischoff, Toronto, Canada. Pennies rained down on Imperial Oil’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders to protest the dirtiest gas with record profits. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Imperial Oil, […]

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