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Quit Lecturing Vancouverites For Opposing Pipelines

Rafe Mair | Posted 12.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Rafe Mair

British Columbians have made extraordinary adjustments in their outlook in the last several decades. When I was a boy and a young man there was always another valley to log, another run of fish, more farmland around the corner, more rivers to dam or even reverse. This was considered our birthright. But though it took us a long time to realize it, we saw that we no longer had those luxuries.

Trudeau's Pipeline Approval Could Spark '20 Standing Rocks': Chief

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 12.04.2016 | Canada Politics

There could be serious pushback.

B.C. Premier Says Feds Are 'Very Close' To Meeting Her Pipeline Conditions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The conditions were first unveiled in 2012.

Flood Of B.C. Outrage, Protest Greet News Of Kinder Morgan Approval

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"Will keep speaking out against this pipeline expansion that doesn't make sense for our economic or environmental future."

Trudeau Approves Kinder Morgan, Rejects Northern Gateway

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2016 | Canada Politics

Thomas Mulcair accused the government of having a "Goldilocks approach" to pipelines.

Vancouver Mayor: 'It Will Be Ugly' If Feds Approve West Coast Pipeline

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada British Columbia

A former premier says a "North Dakota type of insurrection" is a possibility in Canada.

Vancouver Mayor Calls Out Alberta's Preferential Treatment In Ottawa

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"... it's important that the rest of the country, our concerns and our successes, are communicated," said Gregor Robertson.

The Long, Rocky History Of The Kinder Morgan Pipeline

CP | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Business

The pipeline has received a rough ride from critics.

NEB OKs Oil Pipeline Expansion From Alberta To B.C.

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Business

With LOTS of conditions.

B.C. 'Unable' To Support Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The multibillion-dollar project would nearly triple the capacity of the existing pipeline that runs from a community near Edmonton to the Vancouver area.

Here Are The Realities Of Trans-Mountain Pipeline Expansion

Blair King | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Blair King

We need to move towards a society where oil products are not used for power or fuel. Until that day comes, we need these products and the safest, most environmentally responsible way to get them to us over land is via pipelines.

Actress Jane Fonda Hopes To 'Get Arrested' Opposing B.C. Pipelines

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"If I get arrested it'll bring even more attention to the issue," said the 77-year-old star and activist.

Here's What Kinder Morgan's Keeping Secret About B.C. Spill Response Plans

Carol Linnitt | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

So, what did Kinder Morgan tell Washington State that it refuses to tell B.C.?

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Ruling Weakens Faith In NEB

Carol Linnitt | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Carol Linnitt

"Basically for the last year or so we've watched more and more information be denied to us intervenors in the National Energy Board process."

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Protesters Set Up New Camp

CBC | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Protesters against the Kinder Morgan TransMountain pipeline have set up a new camp to demonstrate their opposition to the proposed expansion of the pr...

Make Kinder Morgan Pay For Protest Costs: City Of Burnaby

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Vancouver-area city is asking the National Energy Board to hand Kinder Morgan a bill that could be worth more than $2 million for polici...

The Traditional Evidence Is Clear: Kinder Morgan Must Go

Torrance Coste | Posted 02.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Torrance Coste

If a tar sands tanker hits a rock on the Kinder Morgan shipping route past Vancouver Island, the resulting spill could decimate wild salmon, clams, and other food sources that First Nations have relied on for centuries.

Burnaby Mountain Policing Costs Not Our Problem: Kinder Morgan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - The president of Kinder Morgan says his company isn't responsible for the policing bill related to pipeline protests at a Metro Vancou...

Protesters Unapologetic About Taking Kids Across B.C. Police Line

CBC | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Protesters Kim Fink and Peter Cech had their daughters with them when they joined hundreds of other protesters on Burnaby Mountain in opposition to Ki...

Kinder Morgan Pulls Out Of Burnaby Mountain

The Canadian Press | CP | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. — Kinder Morgan is pulling its equipment out early from Burnaby Mountain — the area at the centre of anti-pipeline protests in Metro...

Samples Of 'Heavy Oil' Mailed To B.C. Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

An environmental group is sending mini packages of black simulated oil to hundreds of random homes in B.C. to show the risks of shipping bitumen in th...

Kinder Morgan Is Showing What Kind Of Neighbours They Really Are

Ben West | Posted 01.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Ben West

To really understand what is going on on Burnaby Mountain over the past weeks and months it should be seen in the context of years of frustration for those of us on Canada's West Coast sick of the attempts by Enbridge and Kinder Morgan trying to push their dangerous pipelines across the mountain and rivers communities we live in.

The RCMP Were Kind And Civil As They Arrested Me On Burnaby Mountain

Bob Kull | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Bob Kull

When I heard about the protest on Burnaby Mountain, I decided to go up and lend support. During my first several visits there were no police in sight. That changed last Thursday when the RCMP moved in to enforce the injunction handed down by the B.C. Supreme Court. We've seen media photos and video of the physical conflicts that have sometimes developed, but those instances have been rare and it's important to keep them in perspective.

Clayoquot Sound Activists Arrested At B.C. Pipeline Protest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - A group of activists who were part of the Clayoquot Sound protests in the early 1990s, which saw thousands blockade logging trucks in ...

B.C. RCMP Move In On Anti-Pipeline Protesters

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

BURNABY, B.C. - Anti-pipeline activists camped out on a mountain near Vancouver clashed with police Thursday, as the RCMP enforced a court injunction ...