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.

Kinder Morgan crews met by angry citizens Burnaby Mountain - Mychaylo Prystupa

Kinder Morgan crews blocked by citizens on Burnaby Mountain (VIDEO)

Kinder Morgan crews were met by a group of citizens that blocked the company from conducting its oil pipeline survey work on Burnaby Mountain Wednesday morning.  One teenager even pinned himself...
Loading ice at Nuuk Port and Harbour, Greenland Photo: Group Greenland

Artists melt massive Greenland ice chunks in climate protest

"We are now close to terminating the period of stable climate that served as the condition for civilisations to arise and flourish" - IceWatch artist
Aasim Rashid speaking at a Burnaby mosque - Mychaylo Prystupa

B.C. Muslims aim to stop ‘self-radicalized’ extremists, like Ottawa shooter

The Burnaby mosque where two terror suspects once attended announced a new program to identify and stop people tempted by extremist views
Aasim Rashid - Masjid Al-Salaam & Education Centre - Mychaylo Prystupa

Burnaby Mosque deplores two terror suspects linked to its house of worship

“Any act of criminal violence has no place in our society.” - Muslim leader from Burnaby mosque, once attended by two known terror suspects, including the Ottawa gunman
Kinder Morgan TV ad

Elections BC rules Kinder Morgan’s ads meet rules

Kinder Morgan’s promotional oil pipeline TV ads once panned by Burnaby politicians as an attempt to influence B.C. municipal elections, has been ruled as not breaching any rules, Elections BC said...
Kinder Morgan Burnaby Westridge Terminal - Mychaylo Prystupa

Burnaby loses its legal fight against Kinder Morgan for now

NEB orders City of Burnaby to no longer impede Kinder Morgan's pipeline test drilling; Mayor of Burnaby vows to take this battle to federal court.
Masjid Al Salaam Education Centre John Bathurst Michael Zehaf Bibeau

Ottawa shooter urged by Burnaby man to do no evil, six weeks ago

"David said to him,’you better not be going there to do the Devil’s work,'" explains the Burnaby father of David Bathurst, who had loose contact with the Ottawa shooter
Deborah Parker councilwoman Tulalip tribe Washington state - Chilliwack BC

American tribes oppose Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion in B.C.

“This is heaven! Right here. This is heaven. And if we take care of that heaven. Then she will take care of us.”
Tsawout First Nation - Seafood Festival 2014 - TrailMark Systems

Kinder Morgan's Qs on Aboriginal food provokes avalanche of fish photos

750+ fishing photos were sent in to viral social media campaign aimed at showing Kinder Morgan that its pipeline could threaten indigenous fishing areas
Kwatlem First Nation at NEB Kinder Morgan Hearing Chilliwack - Mychaylo Prystupa

Kinder Morgan questions how much B.C. First Nation still eats fish

NEB hearings underway to hear Aboriginal oral evidence into Kinder Morgan's proposed oil pipeline, that would cross dozens of rivers sacred to First Nations.