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Canada: Totem Pole Raised on Lelu Island after LNG Project Falls

Canada: Totem Pole Raised on Lelu Island after LNG Project Falls

by Shannon Lough / The Northern View See The Northern View for a related video Photo from The Northern View. In a stand of defiance against federal authorities, members of the Gitwilgyoots Tribe and supporters raised a totem pole on Lelu Island on Oct. 20 to signify their claim to the land. The occupation...
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B.C. Fish Farm Injunctions Against Protestors Lifted

22. Oktober 2017
B.C. Fish Farm Injunctions Against Protestors Lifted

by Laurie Hamelin / APTN News Injunctions against three First Nations activists protesting a fish farm off the northern coast of Vancouver Island was temporarily suspended Wednesday by the company. Marine Harvest Canada, the owner of Port Elizabeth Fish Farm, was officially occupied by activists Sunday night. Notices were served to two protesters occupying...
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Activists Travel to Europe to Tell Backers of Trans Mountain Pipeline the Project Won’t Survive Indigenous Resistance

20. Oktober 2017
Activists Travel to Europe to Tell Backers of Trans Mountain Pipeline the Project Won’t Survive Indigenous Resistance

from The Guardian Secwepemc activist Kanahus Manuel in front of a tiny house being built in the path of Kinder Morgan pipeline’s planned route through her Nation’s territory in British Columbia, Canada. Photograph: Ian Willms/Greenpeace The controversial expansion of a pipeline that would carry tar sands crude from Alberta to British Columbia’s coast will...
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A Third Marine Harvest Fish Farm Has Been Occupied in British Colombia, Canada (Video)

by Musgamagw Dzawada’enuxw Cleansing Our Waters / Warrior Publications
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Anti-pipeline Activists Stage Protest on Edmonton’s High Level Bridge

Anti-pipeline Activists Stage Protest on Edmonton’s High Level Bridge

from Red Power Media Protesters hung a large banner from Edmonton’s High Level Bridge on Friday morning to “dispel the myth” that all Albertans support the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. “It’s reckless to expand major fossil fuel infrastructure at a time when we should be seeing all hands on deck for investing...
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TransCanada Abandons Energy East, Eastern Mainline Projects

TransCanada Abandons Energy East, Eastern Mainline Projects

from BBC Energy infrastructure firm TransCanada has abandoned two major Canadian pipeline projects. It will no longer proceed with its proposed Energy East Pipeline and Eastern Mainline projects. The decision comes after Canada’s national energy regulator expanded its review of the projects in August. The Energy East has faced fierce opposition in some communities...
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Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017, “Canada”

Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017, “Canada”

from Aamjiwnaang Solidarity Stand with the community of Aamjiwnaang First Nation in their fight against environmental racism in Canada’s toxic Chemical Valley Aanii Boozhoo, Chi-miigwetch (Big Thank you) for your understanding of Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017 postponement. We are officially moving the Date till September 29- October 1, 2017! Same weekend...
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Montreal Against Junex: When All Else Fails, Block The Rails

25. September 2017
Montreal Against Junex: When All Else Fails, Block The Rails

from Montreal Counter-Information Anonymous submission to MTL Counter-info On Sunday September 10, we mobilized in solidarity with the ongoing resistance against the extractive oil industry in Gaspésie, in particular, Junex and its investors. Corporations like Junex (and their investors) collude with provincial and federal governments. These collaborations exemplify how neoliberal capitalism (as the current...
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In the Trenches: Pipeline Sabotage against Enbridge in Canada

In the Trenches: Pipeline Sabotage against Enbridge in Canada

from Montréal Counter-Information Pipelines are war; one built from the insatiable greed of corporations which have normalized violence against the land and its living. Our resolve within this struggle intensifies with each audacious assault Enbridge launches; each time they dismiss the concerns and requests of Indigenous Nations. Every court proceeding. Every act of intimidation....
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Fish Farm Occupation Moves From Sea to City

Fish Farm Occupation Moves From Sea to City

by Emilee Gilpin / The Tyee First Nations campaigners occupying fish farms on Vancouver Island received a boost of support last Friday when a group of supporters occupied the constituency office of Attorney General and Vancouver-Point Grey NDP MLA David Eby. Jay Peachy, who played a key role in organizing the office occupation, said...
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Canada: Indigenous People Occupy Illegal Fish Farms

14. September 2017

from subMedia After 30 years of peaceful opposition, indigenous nations of western “Canada” have had enough and have begun occupations of illegal fish farms to disrupt their operations. A call has been made to occupy the offices of the ruling New Democratic Party (NDP) of “British Columbia” to help put an end to the...
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Into the Trenches: Pipeline Sabotage in Hamilton, ON

13. September 2017
Into the Trenches: Pipeline Sabotage in Hamilton, ON

from Anarchist News Pipelines are war; one built from the insatiable greed of corporations which have normalized violence against the land and its living. Our resolve within this struggle intensifies with each audacious assault Enbridge launches; each time they dismiss the concerns and requests of Indigenous Nations. Every court proceeding. Every act of intimidation....
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