Mychaylo Prystupa

Mychaylo Prystupa is a long-time news journalist and video producer specializing in energy and the environment. He is also an experienced news photographer.  In his past as a CBC News reporter, he filed more than 1,000 TV and radio stories across Canada, as well as an award-winning violinist documentary for The National in Shanghai, China.  You can follow him on Twitter at: @mychaylo.  Personal website.

Valerie Langer at Burnaby Mountain protesting Kinder Morgan - Mychaylo Prystupa

Clayoquot Sound activists march to their arrest at Kinder Morgan protest

Activists who led the Clayouot Sound blockade in 1993 walked up Burnaby Mountain Wednesday and crossed police lines to protest the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
Jean McLaren 87 Kinder Morgan protester Burnaby Mountain Mychaylo Prystupa

87-year-old Kinder Morgan protester handled delicately by police (VIDEO)

"I had a good day!" McLaren told a reporter, before ducking into a police vehicle.
Tamo and David Suzuki Burnaby Mountain Kinder Morgan protest - Mychaylo Prystupa

David Suzuki gives fiery speech on Burnaby Mountain to Kinder Morgan protesters (VIDEO)

"My grandson was dragged across the line and was arrested! I'm disappointed and it grieves me because of the respect we have for you!" Suzuki shouted.
Tamo Campos David Suzuki grandson Kinder Morgan Burnaby Mychaylo Prystupa

David Suzuki's grandson's speech after his arrest for protesting Kinder Morgan (VIDEO)

“This is insane, why are we putting our economic system – the market – above the very ecology that we all depend upon?" - Tamo Campos
Lynne Quarmby civil disobedience Kinder Morgan protest arrest Mychaylo Prystupa

Video of Lynne Quarmby's arrest and speech on protesting Kinder Morgan

Quarmby says she is teaching a new university course at SFU in January about civil disobedience.

Photos of Kinder Morgan protester arrests

David Suzuki's grandson among some two dozen Kinder Morgan protesters rounded up into RCMP paddy wagons Thursday.
SFU scientist Lynne Quarmby seconds before her arrest on Burnaby Mountain

BREAKING: SFU scientist Lynne Quarmby arrested in Kinder Morgan protest on Burnaby Mountain

"So now, I'm going to turn around and walk up this hill -- and be the best citizen I can be," said Quarmby, before crossing police tape and getting arrested.
Brigette DePape arrested RCMP Kinder Morgan injunction Burnaby Mychaylo Prystupa

Dramatic arrest of Kinder Morgan protesters met with defiance and pride (VIDEOS)

"I am really proud of each and every one of the people who stood up.... Civil disobedience is the last straw in our political system, when we're facing unjust laws" - Dr. Lynne Quarmby
Brigette DePape arrested Burnaby Mountain - Mychaylo Prystupa - Kinder Morgan

Kinder Morgan resumes work after Burnaby Mountain protesters arrested

RCMP arrested 14 protesters on Burnaby Mountain this morning and are enforcing Kinder Morgan's injunction against pipeline opponents (according to activists, the number of protesters arrested is...
Hannah Campbell human chain protest Kinder Morgan Burnaby Mychaylo Prystupa

Bracing for arrests: Kinder Morgan protesters emotional, even musical (VIDEO)

A Vancouver Opera violinist was among those attending to Burnaby Mountain, in advance of expected arrests of protesters opposed to Kinder Morgan's pipeline survey work.