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Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline
First Nations resist Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline with cross-Canada Freedom Train
The Yinka Dene Alliance departs on Monday for a nationwide journey on the Freedom Train, to storm Enbridge's AGM in opposition to the Northern Gateway pipeline.
Apr 28th, 2012
As Northern Gateway pipeline hearings return to Smithers, community rallies for tar sands protest
A new set of Northern Gateway Joint Review Panel hearings in Smithers, BC brought out hundreds of community members on Monday for a rally.
Apr 24th, 2012
Park Board motion aims to protect Vancouver beaches from oil spill threat
Park Board commissioner Niki Sharma says the proposed expansion of Kinder Morgan’s oil sands pipeline—combined with the closing of spill response centres—would set the city up for disaster.
Apr 23rd, 2012
Harper’s resource development plan irresponsible, say environmental leaders
Resource Minister Joe Oliver unveiled details of Harper’s resource development plan today, pledging more money for inspections and fines for oil industry infractions. But is it enough?
Apr 17th, 2012
The Vancouver Observer to release e-book on Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline
This summer, The Vancouver Observer is launching a comprehensive e-book on the oil sands and the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project. The controversial pipeline – which would cut...
Apr 5th, 2012
Nuxalk First Nations pull out of Enbridge Northern Gateway review: "no honour" in process
Chiefs withdraw from the pipeline review process, citing a predetermined approval and the government's "mishandled relationships" with First Nations.
Apr 5th, 2012
Inquiry into anti-oilsands charities lacks transparency: Conservative senator
Why scrutinize environmental charities and oilsands opponents, when there's no proof of wrongdoing? asks Senator Nancy Ruth.
Apr 4th, 2012
Tides Canada's Ross McMillan shoots back at Ezra Levant's "money launderers" slur
“They're money-launderers," Ezra Levant said of Tides Canada. Ross McMillan, Tides Canada's director, sets the record straight.
David P. Ball
Apr 3rd, 2012
Enbridge Northern Gateway protest in Bella Bella was "absolutely peaceful"
Community leaders met with officials Monday morning, after a Northern Gateway pipeline hearing was cancelled over a protest. Heiltsuk Tribal Council says hearings should resume Tuesday afternoon.
Apr 2nd, 2012
Fearing destruction of local resources by Enbridge pipeline, Northern BC community prepares hunger strike
Hunger strike participants from the Bella Bella community say they fear a potential oil spill by Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline will threaten their ocean and traditional food sources.
Mar 30th, 2012