Tar Sands

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Environmental and Indigenous activists protested outside a hall at the start of a plenary session during the COP25
While welcoming this win against the fossil fuel industry, organizers vowed to "continue to fight because our planet and future is at stake."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Crudeau Oil protest
"Projects that enable fossil fuel growth at this moment in time are an affront...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
TMX protest
"It is alarming that Canada is so dead-set on pursuing the TMX when oil prices...

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This summer, after five years of steadfastly maintaining an encampment built to resist scores of proposed oil and gas pipelines through traditional unceded territory, a group of indigenous Unist’ot’en have faced mounting police and industry challenges to their occupation, from drones to helicopters to surveyors seeking access. In the latest, Chevron officials showed up seeking entry. In return, they presented an "offering" - of bottled water and tobacco. Really.