Duffins Creek wetlands vs. a warehouse: Resisting Doug Ford’s assault on communities & environment

by Greenpeace

"Ontario Premier Doug Ford is no stranger to using anti-democratic methods to sacrifice the environment at the altar of profit. He’s done it time and again – and while everyone is looking the other way during a public health crisis is as good a moment as any.

In fact, we already took Ford to court for this – and won (the court ruled that Ford broke the law by cancelling the carbon cap-and-trade system without consulting Ontarians). And yet, here we are waiting for our day in court on a second lawsuit against Ford’s government for doing the same thing: failing to consult Ontarians before gutting environmental laws under the cover of COVID

His government wasted no time in the first few months of the pandemic,