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Imperial Metals AGM disrupted in Vancouver (Coast Salish Territories)

BC Blackout, May 31, 2013

Imperial Mines protest megaphone

Photo by Murray Bush (flux photo).

The annual general meeting of Imperial Metals in downtown Vancouver on May 29, 2013, was visited by Indigenous resisters of its proposed mining projects on un-ceded land in so-called British Columbia.

They successfully got past police into the building where the meeting was being held (Terminal City Club) to declare their messages to Imperial’s brass and investors with megaphones, before being roughed up and removed by the VPD pigs who worked as one with the building’s corporate rent-a-cops as per usual. Read the rest of this entry