Click above to read the article from Inside Toronto about John McKay's recent visit to Pope John Paul II S.S. to talk to students about The Responsible Mining Bill and other Development & Peace issues.
Click above to read Amnesty International Secretary General Alex Neve's response to John Manley's (Canadian Council of Chief Executives) criticism's of The Responsible Mining Bill that appeared in the Hill Times Newspaper
OTTAWA – After losing Canada’s bid for a Security Council seat at the United Nations, Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon was questioned by the media as to whether or not the federal government’s assistance to mining companies operating in the Democratic Republic of Congo was partly responsible for the failure...
Click above to read John McKay's rebuttal in The Hill Times Newspaper to President of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives John Manley's criticisms of The Responsible Minig Bill (C-300).
On September 20th, 2010 the House of Commons heard the first hour of Report Stage Debate on Bill C-300 or the Responsible Mining Bill. Following this debate Bill C-300 only has one further hour of debate to go, before the critical Third Reading Vote at the end of October.
Click above to read John McKay's speech moving the 3rd and final reading of the Responsible Mining Bill in the House of Commons.
John McKay MP was recently interviewed regarding his Responsible Mining Bill (C-300) in the now Emmy Award-nominated documentary Telenoche: Glaciers, The First Veto. The film explores accusations of how Canadian mining companies have interfered with the environmental policies of foreign governments. Click above for link.
Paul Collier, Professor of Economics at Oxford University, England, and author of The Bottom Billion & The Plundered Planet endorses John McKay's Responsible Mining Bill (C-300). Click above to read Professor Collier's letter of support.
The date of the third reading vote is quickly approaching as the Responsible Mining Bill Continues to gather support.
Follow the enclosed link to view the Saturday, April 17, 2010 edition of CTV's W5 featuring John Mckay MP and his Private Member's Bill C-300
Email your name and address to email@example.com or call (613) 992-1447 get a C-300 button (comes in small and large sizes).
The government responds to questions from Hon. John McKay M.P. about the newly created Corporate Social Responsibility Councillor.
Click to read the full test of the speech by Hon. John McKay PC, MP at the National Club in Toronto to mining industry representatives addressing their concerns regarding his private member's bill C-300 (the Responsible Mining Bill).
Visit the Gallery to see more satirical cartoons about the industry's response to John McKay's Responsible Mining Bill (C-300). To submit your own, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org and it might get posted!
John McKay M.P. talks about Bill C-300 on Power and Politics
Connect with John on:
you can keep up to date with John on these social networks