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Harper support buckles in B.C.
'Even in areas where the Conservatives are doing well, there’s this concern about the environment.' — Mario Canseco, Insights West
Jul 11th, 2015
Tears, anger, and hope mark third day of Enbridge Joint Review Panel hearings in Victoria
Yesterday's JRP hearings in Victoria on the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline got emotional as people spoke about their connections to the BC coast.
Jan 8th, 2013
Online petitions call for stop to Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project
The Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline would endanger the Great Bear rainforest, home to wildlife such as the iconic Spirit Bear, said the creator of a new anti-pipeline petition.
Apr 7th, 2012
Senator defends Harper Tories' attack on the charitable sector, as green leaders deconstruct it
After Conservative senators labeled environmental organizations as "anti-Canadian" and asked if they would accept money from the Taliban, environmental organizations hit back.
Mar 14th, 2012
Enbridge Northern Gateway oil tanker route approved
Transport Canada issued a review today approving the supertanker route for the controversial Enbridge Northern Gateway oilsands pipeline. The review stated that oil tankers can safely access a...
Feb 23rd, 2012
NDP MP Nathan Cullen condemns Harper’s 'witch hunt' on environmental charities
Recent debate around foreign funding for environmental nonprofits is part of a much deeper political conflict, according to the Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP.
Jan 9th, 2012
Conservatives defend calling Northern Gateway pipeline activists 'foreign radicals'
Environmentalists are calling federal government accusations against anti-pipeline activists 'appalling' and a 'hyperbolic rant' - leading to some back-pedalling today.
The Canadian Press
Jan 9th, 2012
Enviros question methodology of Enbridge poll disputing Northern Gateway pipeline opposition
A new poll sponsored by Enbridge says BC residents support the oilsands pipeline, but also shows that 55 per cent of respondents are unfamiliar with the project.
Jan 5th, 2012
Premier Clark says B.C.'s coast belongs to Alberta (and all of Canada), not just B.C.
BC Premier Christy Clark said the west coast "doesn't just belong to British Columbia", but some British Columbians disagree.
Dec 19th, 2011
British Columbians urged to pipe up about Enbridge Northern Gateway project
British Columbians have a crucial opporutnity to speak up about the controversial Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline, says Victoria-based environmental group Dogwood Initiative. "This is about...
Sep 20th, 2011