Andrea Palframan

Watch Episode 5, “Wellhead to Tidewater” with Eriel Deranger

Episode 5 – our last episode in Pull Together’s 5 part webinar series – was a great way to wrap up the ranging discussions we’ve been having over the past weeks. Watch: https://vimeo.com/397065377 Our guest speaker was Eriel Deranger of Indigenous Climate Action. For many years, Eriel has brought together resistance to tar sands and…
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TMX: Supreme Court of Canada Denies Leave, as Tsleil Waututh announces another appeal

The following is a media statement from Tsleil Waututh, issued March 5, 2020: The Supreme Court of Canada has denied leave to appeal a decision by the Federal Court of Appeal from September 4th, 2019 which significantly limited the grounds that the First Nations, including Tsleil-Waututh, could argue in the recent Coldwater case.  Tsleil-Waututh announced today that they…
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Watch Episode 2 “Wellhead to Tidewater” with Kayah George

Kayah George of Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Tulalip Tribes spoke on what her communities have been organizing and the impacts of the super tankers on the Salish Sea, as well as on language and culture.  Click HERE to Watch and share! Kayah spoke with Sam Suarez, an organizer living in Oregon who has been travelling throughout the…
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Skyrocketing costs of TMX should concern taxpayers: WCEL

Skyrocketing cost of Trans Mountain places unacceptable burden on taxpayers, lawyers say Estimated cost jumps from $7.4B to $12.6B, prompting calls for government to abandon the project  VANCOUVER, BC, Musqueam, Squamish & Tsleil-Waututh Territories – A $5.2 billion cost increase for the Trans Mountain pipeline and tankers project will saddle taxpayers with an unacceptable burden…
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Pancakes NOT Pipelines – Vancouver

Join the Squamish Nation for a pancake brunch fundraiser to stop Trans Mountain. We love pancakes, and our community, and we are raising funds to pay for the cost of three First Nations’ legal challenges against the Trans Mountain pipeline and tanker project (Coldwater, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh). Come, enjoy breakfast with your friends and family…
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Video: Root to Rise raise $1500 at Patagonia!

Root Creative held a fundraising yoga class at @patagoniavancouver in support of @raven_trust ‘s week to end Trans Mountain🏔 . “Much gratitude to all who came out and got on their mat with us for this great cause. All proceeds from ticket sales for this event went to RAVEN Trust’s #pulltogether campaign. 🌎 Every dollar raised for this initiative goes towards the…
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