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.

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 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...
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
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.
Rich Kinder Little Miss Oil Spill Jacqueline Lee-Tam Burnaby Mychaylo Prystupa

Teen urges CEO Rich Kinder to listen to Burnaby protesters in video letter

"Mr. Kinder, I am a reasonable 16-year-old girl... [but] you are not listening to the voices of people who will be directly affected by your work," says Jacqueline Lee-Tam.

Massive crowd on Burnaby Mountain, as Kinder Morgan injunction takes effect

What started as a trickle of oil-pipeline protesters two months ago has spilled into a massive anti-Kinder-Morgan movement on Burnaby Mountain, if Monday night's crowd is any indication. More than...
Vancouver mayoral candidates 2014 - Mychaylo Prystupa

Polls closed in election ‘too close to call’ say Vision staffers

Vision party staffers admit Saturday evening that things are too close to call in Vancouver’s 2014 election, as nearly all of the city’s polls closed at 8pm.  One said, "it could be a long night...
Mayor Gregor Robertson re-elected - Mychaylo Prystupa - 2014 Vancouver election

Robertson re-elected as Mayor of Vancouver (VIDEO)

Vision elected one less councillor, and have fewer representatives on the Park Board and School Boards.
SFU professor Lynne Quarmby reacts to Kinder Morgan injunction Burnaby Mountain

SFU scientist worries she'll lose home, over Kinder Morgan lawsuit (VIDEO)

"If there’s no freedom of speech in Canada, and we continue accelerating climate change...then what’s the value of my home?” biochemist Lynne Quarmby said.