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Vancouver police fear troublemakers joining pipeline protests

Anti-pipeline graffiti in East Vancouver, 2014.

Anti-pipeline graffiti in East Vancouver, 2014; contrary to the claims of cops and others, it does appear to get its message across.

By Ada Slivinski, QMI Agency Vancouver, April 7, 2014

Vancouver police are concerned about a small group of violent activists who attended an otherwise peaceful anti-pipeline blockade training event this past weekend.

Those hoping to stop or delay future pipeline construction met in Vancouver for the event: “No Pipelines: Action Training for Climate Justice,” which was hosted by Rising Tide – Vancouver Coast Salish Territories. Read the rest of this entry

March 30 Global Day of Action Sees Climate Crime Circus Come to Town

by Rising Tide – Vancouver Coast Salish TerritoriesChevron refinery blockade banner

Vancouver, March 30:  Chevron’s north Burnaby refinery was blockaded for three hours today by activists who occupied the access road and prevented tanker trucks from entering or leaving the site. Read the rest of this entry