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Report: BC energy projects face broad Native resistance

Suggests more money could buy support

Native drummers at protest against Enbridge hearings, Vancouver Jan 14, 2013.

Native drummers at protest against Enbridge hearings, Vancouver Jan 14, 2013, Vancouver police Public Safety Unit behind them.

by Mark Hume, The Globe and Mail, Dec 5, 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s special envoy has issued a blueprint to gain aboriginal support for proposed energy projects in British Columbia worth about $100-billion, but opponents of oil pipelines and tanker traffic – many of them aboriginal – warn it’s still not good enough. Read the rest of this entry