“In the context of our climate emergency, when Indigenous peoples stand against pipelines, we are not only standing up to protect our land rights, we are also standing up for everyone on the planet and future generations that come after us.”
“The police have no jurisdiction, and industry don’t have jurisdiction, on stolen land.”
New pipelines could help Canada export more tar sands, boosting the bottom lines of Alberta’s oil producers. But experts warn that Canada is charting a ‘path to climate crisis.’
Government support for oil and gas pipelines exacerbates climate change and puts taxpayers at risk, according to a new report.
An Indigenous-led resistance raises the alarm about a tar-sands pipeline that would cut through treaty territory of Anishinaabe people, threatening wild rice, fresh water and the climate.
This latest development in safety in Canadian oil-by-rail transportation proves just how broken the regulatory system remains.
Because if Mexico fails to relentlessly enforce the USMCA, the new trade agreement will be as big a failure as the old.
"There is no use and no place for such weapons in Canada."
Demonstrations over the past week have halted traffic in downtown Vancouver and shut down railways throughout the country.