Peter Morelli Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/20194 en Dan Mangan sings about inequality at inauguration of Mayor Gregor Robertson and City officials http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/dan-mangan-sings-about-inequality-inauguration-mayor-gregor-robertson-and-city-officials Local musician and two-time Juno award winner Dan Mangan stepped up to the microphone with a smile, saying he wanted to "applaud the kind of government that would invite a quasi-protest singer to...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/dan-mangan-sings-about-inequality-inauguration-mayor-gregor-robertson-and-city-officials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20319 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Encounters with the mysterious Kinder Morgan workers of Burnaby Mountain [VIDEO] http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/encounters-mysterious-kinder-morgan-workers-burnaby-mountain They were always behind the police lines and often out of sight behind trees or trucks, but because of the drills, you could always hear them working. The Kinder Morgan crews operating on Burnaby...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/encounters-mysterious-kinder-morgan-workers-burnaby-mountain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Burnaby Mountain Kinder Morgan Tue, 02 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20282 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Breaking bread on Burnaby Mountain: anti-pipeline activists dine at Horizons Restaurant to help business http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/breaking-bread-burnaby-mountain-anti-pipeline-activists-dine-horizons-restaurant "To unity and community." Glasses clinked at Horizons Restaurant last night.&nbsp; Della Glendenning, a 74-year-old grandmother arrested during the Burnaby Mountain Kinder Morgan protests, was there...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/%5Btermalias-raw%5D/breaking-bread-burnaby-mountain-anti-pipeline-activists-dine-horizons-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20265 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Amidst celebrations, activists admit war far from won on Burnaby Mountain http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kinder-morgan-retreats-burnaby-mountain-stops-drilling There were celebrations on Burnaby Mountain today when the RCMP informed protest organizers around 10:00am that Kinder Morgan had decided to leave the mountain and would do so immediately. By the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/kinder-morgan-retreats-burnaby-mountain-stops-drilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20253 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Proud son, Rueben George, watches over his mother during eventful day on Burnaby Mountain http://www.vancouverobserver.com/proud-son-Rueben-George-watches-over-mother-at-Burnaby-Mountain-protest After helping his mother, the&nbsp;Tsleil-Waututh elder Amy George, cross the police line at the lower Kinder Morgan drilling site on Burnaby Mountain, Rueben George led a procession of family...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/proud-son-Rueben-George-watches-over-mother-at-Burnaby-Mountain-protest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Kinder Morgan Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20244 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Tzeporah Berman on Burnaby Mountain: 'History is made by those who show up' http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/tzeporah-berman-burnaby-mountain-history-made-those-who-show Environmental activist and author Tzeporah Berman told a group of citizen advocates on Burnaby Mountain on Tuesday that they were helping to make history by showing up to oppose the proposed Kinder...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/tzeporah-berman-burnaby-mountain-history-made-those-who-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Burnaby Mountain Burnaby Mountain protest Kinder Morgan Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion Tzeporah Berman Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20220 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Climate change motivated author J.B. MacKinnon to stand up to Kinder Morgan http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/arrested-burnaby-mountain-climate-change-motivated-author-jb-mackinnon-stand-kinder-morgan Author J.B.&nbsp;MacKinnon&nbsp;went up to Burnaby Mountain on the weekend to protest against Kinder Morgan's plans to&nbsp;run a second pipeline through one of Burnaby's most cherished conservation...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/arrested-burnaby-mountain-climate-change-motivated-author-jb-mackinnon-stand-kinder-morgan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Kinder Morgan pipelne protest Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20216 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com 84-year-old ex-librarian arrested protesting Kinder Morgan, calls NEB a "sham" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/84-year-old-retired-librarian-calls-nebs-kinder-morgan-process-sham-gets-arrested-burnaby An 84-year-old retired librarian and concert pianist, Barbara Grant, gave a sharply-worded speech on Burnaby Mountain, criticizing the National Energy Board and Kinder Morgan before stepping across...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/84-year-old-retired-librarian-calls-nebs-kinder-morgan-process-sham-gets-arrested-burnaby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Barbara Grant Kinder Morgan Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20219 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com 74-year-old Kinder Morgan critic arrested on Burnaby Mountain http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/74-year-old-kinder-morgan-protester-arrested-burnaby-mountain "I'm here because our federal government has stripped away environmental protection for fish and lakes and some of those lakes have been designated as tailings ponds," said Della Glendenning.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/74-year-old-kinder-morgan-protester-arrested-burnaby-mountain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20211 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Arrests rise to 53 on Burnaby Mountain, including author J.B. MacKinnon http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/author-j-b-mackinnon-arrested-burnaby-mountain-protesting-kinder-morgan-pipeline More arrests as Canadians put themselves in the way of mighty Texas Kinder Morgan pipeline company's plans for Burnaby Mountain.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/author-j-b-mackinnon-arrested-burnaby-mountain-protesting-kinder-morgan-pipeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News bitumen Burnaby Mountain arrests Burnaby Mountain protest Burnaby Mountain protests J.B. MacKinnon Kinder Morgan Pipeline Expansion Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Peter Morelli 20198 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com