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Secwepemc Sacred Water Declaration / Opposition to Imperial

On February 8th, 2013, Secwepemc Nation made a Sacred Water Declaration in opposition to Vancouver-based Imperial Metal’s proposed Ruddock Creek mine.   [From the Declaration:] Sacred Water Declaration We are Speaking on behalf of our Nation and future generations, our … Continue reading

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TODAY! Mon Jan 14: ENBRIDGE NOISE DEMO! No Consent? No Pipelines! No Tar Sands! No Climate Crimes!

[Rising Tide Call out:] Enbridge Joint Review Panel comes to Vancouver and… WE SAY NO! ENBRIDGE NOISE DEMO! No Consent? No Pipelines! No Tar Sands! No Climate Crimes! Monday January 14th @ 5:00 pm Victory Square, Cambie & Hastings Street … Continue reading

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The Struggle for Teztan Biny / Fish Lake (Council of Canadians)

Background, videos, media and reports about the Tsilhqot’in peoples’ struggle to protect Teztan Biny (Fish Lake). Compiled by the Council of Canadians: [From the page:] Teztan Biny (Fish Lake) The  Council of Canadians stands with the Tsilhqot’in National Government in  rejecting … Continue reading

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Nov 13th: WE CAN’T SACRIFICE OUR WATER FOR SHALE GAS

Fort Nelson First Nation takes a stand against long-term water licenses for shale gas Public event Nov. 13 in Vancouver Nov. 13, 2012 Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House 800 W. Broadway, Vancouver Doors open 6:30 – Event 7-9:30 pm this event … Continue reading

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MAY 12 (UNDER)Mining Justice Film Fest!

The other face of Canada’s Mining Corporations (Under)Mining Justice Film Festival Films that Dig Deep into Canada’s Growing Reputation as a Global Extractive Industries Bully It’s the eve of BC Mining Week. BC’s mining industry leaders will spend the week … Continue reading

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Raven Coal Mine (Sierra Club)

Sierra club web pages detailing concerns about Compliance Energy’s proposed Raven Coal mine: Raven Coal Mine – Sierra Club | Project overview and background Raven Coal Mine – Sierra Club: Learn More | more detailed information and resources including media coverage, … Continue reading

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Opposition to Prosperity Mine Proposal Backgrounder (Tsilhqot’in Nation)

October 18th, 2011: The Tsilhqot’in Nation has issued a media Backgrounder that provides a detailed history and rationale for their opposition to Taseko’s  ‘Prosperity’ Mine and ‘New Prosperty’ Mine Proposal.   [From the backgrounder:] The Tsilhqot’in Nation has never ceded nor surrendered our … Continue reading

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