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*Update Jan.8th-First Nations prepare for arrest to stop Site C dam, ask Prime Minister to suspend Federal approval

UPDATED January 8th-2016 – new release by Grand Chief Stewart Philip¬† NEWS RELEASE January 8th, 2016 UBCIC Calls on BC Hydro to Back off from Peaceful Site C Protestors in Treaty 8 Territory (Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C.- January 8th, 2016) The Union of BC… Continue Reading “*Update Jan.8th-First Nations prepare for arrest to stop Site C dam, ask Prime Minister to suspend Federal approval”

Longtime Peace River politician and Site C opponent, Arthur Hadland arrested at Site C demonstration today

***Updated with demonstration photos below.¬† Today, those opposed to Site C held a demonstration outside BC Hydro gates. Arthur Hadland was arrested and I’ll have more details as I get them later on. http://www.alaskahighwaynews.ca/regional-news/site-c/former-prrd-director-hadland-arrested-at-site-c-protest-1.2145055 This is the view of the traffic backed up from… Continue Reading “Longtime Peace River politician and Site C opponent, Arthur Hadland arrested at Site C demonstration today”

The litmus test for Real Change: Where is Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on #SiteC ?

The following public letter was issued November 19th, 2015. It is a plea for help, but it is also a factual accounting of the many failures of process the decisions for approving Site C has encountered. To date, there has been no response or… Continue Reading “The litmus test for Real Change: Where is Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on #SiteC ?”

Look what happens when Canadians unite for a single purpose. Remember this.

I’m feeling a little giddy this morning and I’ll be honest, I feel a bit guilty about that. So many of my friends who are NDP party members are devastated today, and understandably so. The federal party was decimated last night in the Liberal… Continue Reading “Look what happens when Canadians unite for a single purpose. Remember this.”