Alberta rallies to show support for anti-LNG pipeline protests in BC –

by ahnationtalk on January 8, 201956 Views

January 8, 2019

Amid rising tensions in northern B.C. — where Indigenous protesters are preventing a pipeline company from accessing an area it plans to work in — rallies have been planned for Calgary and Edmonton on Tuesday to show solidarity with members of the Wet’suwet’en First Nation.

The pipeline would carry liquid natural gas (LNG) from B.C.’s Peace River region to the northern Pacific coast.

“We are responding to and echoing a call on all people of conscience to act in solidarity through an international day of action on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019,” read a post on the Climate Justice Edmonton Facebook page. The group is organizing the rally in Alberta’s capital, along with a group called Indigenous Climate Action.

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