Protest - Revolt

31/07/18
Author: 
Protect the Inlet

For immediate release

GRANDMOTHER TAKEN INTO CUSTODY TO SERVE 7 DAYS IN JAIL FOR OPPOSING TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE

Laurie Embree of 108 Mile Ranch was arrested in June and is the first of nine to face jail time as activists vow increased resistance on Burnaby Mountain

30/07/18
Author: 
BROKE - Burnaby Residents Opposing Kinder Morgan Expansion

BROKE Calls for Continuing Talks Over Camp Cloud Tensions

July 30, 2018

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Contact Gene McGuckin at emcgthree@gmail.com or at 604-254-1421

 

 

In light of recent tensions among anti-pipeline land protectors at Camp Cloud, the City of Burnaby, and some of the residents near the Burnaby Mountain Kinder Morgan tank farm, the core group of BROKE (Burnaby Residents Opposing Kinder Morgan Expansion) offers the following.

 

23/07/18
Author: 
Justin Brake

July 20, 2018 

Arriving at dusk on Wednesday evening, Russ Diabo strolled into the Tiny House Warriors village in Blue River, B.C., where he was greeted warmly by land defenders and water protectors.

Nearly 2,000 kilometres away north of Winnipeg there was an Assembly of First Nations debate for the five candidates running for national chief, including Diabo.

But the First Nations policy analyst from Kahnawake would rather be with the grassroots people fighting for something he has spent his lifetime warning people about.

23/07/18
Author: 
Jason Proctor

West Moberly First Nations want interlocutory injunction to stop work ahead of trial

Jul 23, 2018

19/07/18
Author: 
Kelvin Gawley
Johnny Lee stands in front of a carver's cabin he is building at Camp Cloud. Photograph By KELVIN GAWLEY

Derek Corrigan says the city will go to court, if necessary, to bring camp under control

16/07/18
Author: 
Cherise Seucharan

July 14, 2018

VANCOUVER—Over 100 First Nations and environmental supporters on canoes, kayaks, boats and rhibs formed a flotilla in front of the Trans Mountain Terminal in Burnaby on Saturday.

More than 70 watercrafts paddled from Cates Park beach in North Vancouver to the Trans Mountain Westridge Marine Terminal across the water, stopping at the terminal fence for Indigenous elders to hold a water ceremony with drumming, singing and prayer.

16/07/18
Author: 
Jean Swanson
Jean Swanson is accompanied by police during her arrest at the Kinder Morgan terminal in Burnaby. Photo by Riaz Behra.

11 Jul 2018

Jean Swanson was awarded the Order of Canada in 2016 for “her long-standing devotion to social justice, notably for her work with the residents of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.” She is author of the book, Poor Bashing: The Politics of Exclusion (2001). Over the past decade she has been an organizer with the Carnegie Community Action Project and Raise the Rates BC. She is a city council candidate for COPE in the upcoming civic election.

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