Pipeline Protest

Activists Block Pipeline Business In Honour Of Cut Trees

CBC | Posted 09.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A handful of activists locked themselves to the main gate of Kinder Morgan's Westridge Terminal Saturday morning vowing to remain for 13 hours ...

LOOK: Thousands At 'No Enbridge' Rally

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Thousands gathered in downtown Vancouver on Saturday to protest Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline project. Taking place around 2 p.m. near Scien...

First Nation Protests Pipeline

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The Tsleil-Waututh First Nation and environmentalists have crossed Burrard Inlet in traditional canoes to protest U.S. oil giant Kinder Morgan&apos...

Does Anyone Object To This Sign?

CBC | Posted 09.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A sign opposing the proposed Enbridge pipeline on the side of a grocery store in Burns Lake, B.C. is gaining support on Facebook after the Dogwood Ini...

The White House Rally That Puts Canada's Reputation on the Line

Kevin Grandia | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada Politics
Kevin Grandia

The battle over Keystone XL has been brewing for more than four years. With a final decision on Keystone expected from President Obama as soon as the next month or so, the situation has reached a fever pitch: on February 17 in front of the White House, if expectations hold true, we will witness the largest rally ever held in the U.S. on the issue of climate change. More than 20,000 people will gather to lobby for action on climate change and to pressure their president to disallow the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. These tens-of-thousands of everyday Americans, whether they know it or not, are protesting Canada as much as they are the Keystone project.

Pipeline Protests Flow Across B.C.

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's seasoned environmental movement is putting the pressure on all politicians to take a hard stand against oil pipeline pr...

Pipeline Opponents Protest In Victoria

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.21.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Thousands of protesters who packed the front lawn of the British Columbia legislature Monday yelled a thunderous "Yes" when asked if they w...

Celebs Support B.C. Pipeline Protest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Organizers of a mass sit-in to oppose oil pipelines and tankers off the West Coast say the movement is gaining some high-profile support.T...

Mass Pipeline Protest Planned For Victoria

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Opponents of the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline are organizing what they're calling the largest act of peaceful civil disobedience on ...

Keystone Kops Will Ruin America's Economy

Diane Francis | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

Obama's decision to postpone Canada's Keystone pipeline strands the oil sands indefinitely and shuts it out of the U.S. market for years, if not forever. It's being billed as a temporary setback, but it's a major and devastating development.

Pipeline Protesters Encircle White House

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - Thousands of demonstrators, including movie stars and a Nobel laureate, surrounded the White House on Sunday to protest a proposed Canadi...

3 Pro-Pipeline Congressmen Tour Alberta Oilsands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada Business

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Three Republican congressmen have toured Alberta's oilsands as part of what is being called a fact-finding mission.Representati...

Naomi Klein Arrested At Pipeline Protest

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada

WASHINGTON - A Canadian native protester and social activist Naomi Klein were among dozens arrested Friday outside the White House near the end of a t...

U.S. Assessment In The Pipeline

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2011 | Canada

WASHINGTON - The U.S. State Department is expected to release its final environmental assessment of TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline on Fri...

Stars Speak Out Against Oil Sands

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2011 | Canada

WASHINGTON - With the U.S. State Department expected to release within days its final environmental analysis of TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline, en...