**NOTE : Webinar Series begins February 11th.
Due to the Federal Court of Appeal decision, we will be shifting our webinar series to begin on Tuesday, February 11th, at 5pm PST
We will be starting with a legal analysis of the Trans Mountain decision, and the next steps in the Pull Together campaign, by lawyer Eugene Kung. We will reschedule Eriel Deranger's presentation at the earliest possible opportunity.
MEET OUR PRESENTERS
Eugene Kung from West Coast Environmental Law will speak to the legal challenges communities have launched, what these cases mean for First Nations along the route, and the impacts of the project on the Squamish community.
Kayah George will be speaking as a Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Tulalip Tribes youth on what her community has been organizing and the impacts of the super tankers on the Salish Sea, as well as on language and culture.
Anjali Appadurai from Sierra Club B.C. and the Padma Centre for Climate Justice will be speaking on the global climate movement and organizing against climate change, and what this pipeline’s impact on Canada’s commitment on greenhouse gas emissions and the global South.
Isabella Zizi of the Protect the Bay Coalition and Stand.Earth will be speaking about the impacts of the Trans Mountain pipeline and tankers down in California: the plan to dredge San Francisco Bay to make room for more supertankers, the impacts of the refinery expansion, and what resistance looks like where she lives.
Eriel Tchekwie Deranger
Eriel Deranger from Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation will be speaking on organizing against tar sands with Indigenous Climate action. She will speak on the connections between Teck Frontier Mine and the Trans Mountain project, and what tar sands extraction means to her community.
Wellhead to Tidewater: Joining forces against TMX
These are interactive presentations
that will allow for participant Q&As and dialogue.
Time: PACIFIC TIME
Feb 11, 2020 05:00 PM. | Feb 18, 2020 05:00 PM | Feb 25, 2020 05:00 PM | Mar 3, 2020 05:00 PM | Mar 10, 2020 05:00 PM
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. Watch and share: https://zoom.us/rec/share/5sFbNo7e6j5IHs_tzkXQWJV6IdW6aaa81HUe-PsJzE-z0QBWOaornHg3ErxILlwo?startTime=1582071112000 Kayah spoke with Sam Suarez, an organizer living in Oregon who has been travelling throughout the Pacific Northwest…
We had an amazing 720 people sign up for our Pull Together organizing webinar series. Just a week after the TMX Federal Court decision, it was amazing to have Tsleil Waututh lawyer Eugene Kung on the call to walk us through the next steps for Indigenous legal action and to inspire us with how many…