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Brent Patterson | The Harper government gutted the former Navigable Waters Protection Act and other environmental protections in 2012, which paved the way for major energy project approvals.
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Karl Nerenberg | Alberta Premier Rachel Notely was more than happy with Justin Trudeau's approval of the Kinder Morgan project. Tom Mulcair, B.C. NDP leader John Horgan, and many others reacted very differently.
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Rachel Notley & Justin Trudeau
David J. Climenhaga | Canada's Liberal government has approved two new pipelines from Alberta, saying they wouldn’t have done it without the Alberta NDP’s climate leadership efforts.
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Redeye Collective | Justin Trudeau will soon announce his decision on Kinder Morgan’s plans to expand its Trans Mountain pipeline, and ship almost 900,000 barrels of oil per day down to Burrard Inlet in Vancouver.
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Robert Hackett | Any metro Vancouver resident watching TV, checking websites, or browsing the local weekly in recent months could hardly avoid the multi-media barrage from extractivist corporate entities.
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1000s strong Kinder Morgan Rally - Saturday 19th in Vancouver from False Creek -
Brad Hornick | The results of the election and Trudeau's approval of Kinder Morgan decision confirms that the "lesser evil" is still evil.
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Michael Stewart | Cynicism is part and parcel of the Liberal strategy to get elected at any cost -- but the disconnect between rhetoric and action is impossible to maintain for any length of time.
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Brent Patterson | The Trudeau government has announced a $1.5-billion "Oceans Protection Plan" just weeks before it is expected to approve Kinder Morgan's $6.8-billion Trans Mountain tar sands pipeline.
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David J. Climenhaga | The appearance on Parliament Hill of "Bernard the Roughneck" caused a storm on social media. Is he "just an average roughneck?" You be the judge.
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Redeye Collective | A government-appointed panel has just wrapped up a series of public meetings around B.C. on the pipeline expansion. Sven Biggs says the feds want to approve either Kinder Morgan or Energy East.
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Gordon Laxer | Alberta Premier Rachel Notley won't take no for an answer on getting a bitumen pipeline to tidewater, with Energy East having the best chance of success. That's a disastrous bet, argues Gordon Laxer.
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Emily Blake | Find out what's new in the news as rabble.ca's bloggers offer insight and intellect on some of the top stories affecting our nation