“If we care about the integrity of democracy, we are honour-bound to reconsider the Trans Mountain decision,” he wrote. “Federalism doesn’t mean that one province gets to tread on the rights and threaten the environment of another.”
Three Ways B.C. Could Stop Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Pipeline Plan
Group ready to begin their march through Victoria and on to Kinder Morgan facility in Burnaby #walk4salishsea #yyj #bcpoli pic.twitter.com/h0JXClyT4d— Victoria News (@VictoriaNews) May 25, 2017
Three Ways B.C. Could Stop Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Pipeline Plan https://t.co/VOfdNTVGnS #walk4salishsea #GPC #stopkindermorgan— Elizabeth May (@ElizabethMay) May 27, 2017
https://www.facebook.com/SocialEnvironmentalAllianceTONIGHT! Join us for community potluck in solidarity w/ Nations fighting #KinderMorgan #Walk4SalishSea #yyjevents https://t.co/o7Q3LQrOun pic.twitter.com/VZtTDjx95X— Sierra Club BC (@Sierra_BC) May 25, 2017
This is the FINALE of the 4-day Walk 4 the Salish Sea! May 25-28, from Victoria BC to Burnaby!
For more info about joining the walk, go to the website: http://walk4salishsea.ca/
RSVP & share on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/955947501203696/
Day 4- SUNDAY MAY 28th
REMEMBER TO PACK A LUNCH & WATER!
9 am - Meet Grandview Park (1657 Charles St, @ Commercial, Vancouver)
Ceremony, drumming, short speeches, welcoming of Walkers.
Music by Solidarity Notes Choir & others.
Large performance art piece by the 100-200 member group: Orca Soundings, highlighting the endangered southern resident orcas.
Walk leaves 9:30am along E. Hastings to Kinder Morgan Westridge Terminal -səlil̓wətaʔɬ /Tsleil-Waututh and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm /Musqeaum First Nations territory, (10 km/4 hr. walk) for drumming, decoration of the gates and symbolic blockade
11:30am: East Hastings St. @ Ingleton Ave. (3802 Hastings St, Burnaby)
12:45pm: East Hastings St. @ Holdom Ave, Burnaby (Capitol Hill Elementary School, 5697-5801 Hastings St, Burnaby)
1:30pm: Westridge Park (320 Cliff Ave, Burnaby)
1:30 - 2:30pm: The Walk will proceed to the gates of the Kinder Morgan Westridge Marine Terminal for drumming, decoration of the gates and symbolic blockade
2:30 - 5pm FOSSIL FUEL FREEDOM FEST:
Celebrate Resistance!! Westridge Park (320 Cliff Ave, Burnaby)
includes infotables, music/dancing, kid's activities, Indigenous rights, climate justice, Kinder Morgan pipeline and mass non-violent direct action teach-in. Volunteers needed!
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Speakers / Music to include:
- co-MC's: Audrey Siegl & Stephen Collis
- Coast Salish welcome - Cedar George-Parker, Tsleil-Waututh FN
- Grand Chief Stewart & Joan Phillip, UBCIC
- Slam Poets
- Brandon Gabriel & Kachina Bige, Kwantlan First Nation
- Music by Luke Wallace, Emily Kelsall, Buckman Coe, The Racket & other awesome people!
- Kanahus Manuel, Secwepemc First Nation
- Chief Lee Spahan, Coldwater First Nation
- Elizabeth May MP Saanich-Gulf Islands
- Briony Penn (Orca Soundings)
- Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan
- Kennedy Stewart MP-Burnaby South
https://www.facebook.com/tsawout/Walk 4 Salish Sea, on ferry to Lower Mainland. Good spirits; tired feet. Left #yyj yesterday am. #walk4salishsea pic.twitter.com/AFQXSZMrSz— Elizabeth May (@ElizabethMay) May 26, 2017
Route and Program Information People of all ages and abilities, are welcomed to join The Walk 4 the Salish Sea! for whatever duration and distance best matches your fitness level and plans for the weekend of Thursday May 25-28th. This mass mobilization against tar sands and Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion for decarbonzation and decolonization and an urgently needed transition from dangerous fossil fuel dependency begins at Mile “0” at the beginning of the Trans Canada Highway in Victoria to the Kinder Morgan terminal in Burnaby. Here is the outline of our route.
WALK 4 SALISH SEA! DAILY ROUTE MAPS: May 25th:
May 28th: The Finale of #Walk4SalishSea
May 28th: https://goo.gl/maps/xa9Lf9rLTs2
Please find a detailed description of the route with proximate meet up times below.
NOTE: All times approximate. Walk may travel swifter or slower due to numbers, traffic and weather.
If you want to meet up with the walkers along the way, you can call 250-516-8029 to check where we are.
SHARING is CARING! pic.twitter.com/6Bv2sOnQ2O— Walk4SalishSea.ca (@WalkSalishSea) April 16, 2017
VIDEO: Meet the Nations stopping #KinderMorgan. #PullTogether #StopKM #climatechange #NoTankers #bcpoli #cdnpoli https://t.co/zCZLizddX3 pic.twitter.com/d1J6SZcLc7— Sierra Club BC (@Sierra_BC) April 15, 2017
|Art by Isaac Murdoch|
Sending out LOTS OF LOVE to all the Water Walkers tomorrow. So much work and effort and I am so very very grateful to everyone for doing this! #SaveMyCoast #Love #Green #SocialJustice #EnvironmentalJustice #Rights #HumanRights #IndigenousRights #NaturesRights #MotherEarth
Mother Earth is ALIVE! Stop trying to kill her.
Love to everyone that cares about our big beautiful coast and will do whatever then can to care and protect it and all it's inhabitants from foreign interests that do not care about us, our environment or our interests. Thank you! I hold my hands up to you!
Go away Kinder Morgan. No Pipelines! No Tankers.
Green is the way!! You are history! Like the Dinosaurs.
RAVEN raises legal defence funds to assist First Nations who enforce their rights & title to protect their traditional territories.
Pull Together for the Ocean~ this World Oceans Day, let's stop #KinderMorgan! June8th: $500k. Let's do this!! https://t.co/y3o2KeLC7O pic.twitter.com/LKv17J570V— RAVENTrust (@RAVENtrust) May 18, 2017
I don't want my kid to puke brown goo, like what happened in Kalamazoo, do YOU?