Paper Tigers at Midnight: Elsipogtog Band notice to Texas-frackers goes unheeded.
by Miles Howe, Halifax Media Coop, Oct 2, 2013
Rexton, New Brunswick – After a euphoric Treaty Day, in which Chief Arren Sock of Elsipogtog First Nation announced to a crowd of hundreds that SWN Resources Canada had until midnight of last night to remove their seismic testing equipment from a currently blockaded compound along highway 134 in New Brunswick, an air of slight confusion has descended upon the encampment. Read the rest of this entry
by Miles Howe, Halifax Media Coop, Sept 30, 2013
Rexton, New Brunswick – Anti-fracking activists in Kent County, New Brunswick have responded to last night’s RCMP-imposed block of both sides of highway 134, near the off ramp of highway 11, by creating an inner road block of their own. Read the rest of this entry