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Hundreds protest against Port Metro Vancouver for closed door decision making” on proposed coal port
"Why do want to escalate health care costs and give asthma to our children for a few jobs?" a physician at the rally asked.
Oct 27th, 2013
Battle over coal heats up in Metro Vancouver
Maureen Coroliuc has firsthand experience of the impact uncovered coal trains rumbling past her White Rock tea shop can have. “It’s a dark black dust. Dust is usually brown. Ours is black, a dirty,...
Mar 11th, 2013
Climate activists arrested at behest of Warren Buffett's BNSF Railway over coal blockade
Fourteen climate change activists, including a Nobel Peace Prize winning economist, have been arrested after BNSF railway served 40 blockaders with a pre-emptive court order this morning.
David P. Ball
May 4th, 2012