Stop Kinder Morgan - No Consent, No Pipeline!

Join PIPE UP at this Rally and March on November 19th (Note that PIPE UP does not encourage people to do anything illegal, peaceful protest is how we are choosing to be involved)

Quoted from fb event page:

"Join us Saturday November 19th at noon at Vancouver's City Hall to raise our voices against Kinder Morgan. Everything has changed since last week and we have a real opportunity to stop Kinder Morgan's pipeline and tanker project by showing the depth of opposition to it here in BC. Grand Chief Stewart Phillip will lead us all in a pledge to resist the pipeline and the Prime Minister will hear our voices. #StopKM #NoTankers

We are in solidarity with Indigenous water protectors at Standing Rock as they struggle to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.

RALLY AND MARCH
Noon - Rally at City Hall (12th Street side between Cambie and Yukon)
12:30pm - March to Cambie Street Bridge
1:00pm - Cambie Street Bridge (banner drop and flotilla)
1:15pm - March to Library Square (Homer and West Georgia)
2:00pm - Rally at Library Square (incl. Mass Pledge of Resistance)
3:30pm - Action Ends

Speakers include:

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip - President, Union of BC Indian Chiefs
Chief Ian Campbell - Squamish First Nation
Audrey Siegl - Musqueam activist
Cedar Parker - Tsleil-waututh
Elizabeth May - Green Party MP
Kennedy Stewart - NDP Burnaby South MP
Russ Day - President, Unifor Local 601 (Chevron Refinery Workers)
Peter McCartney - Wilderness Committee
Mayor Derrick Corrigan - City of Burnaby
Melina Laboucan-Massimo - Lubicon Cree, Indigenous Environmental Network and Greenpeace
Rev. Debra Thorne - (Minister) Beacon Unitarian Congregation
Jody Leon - Secwepemc Activist
Councillor Andrea Reimer - City of Vancouver
Morag Keegan-Henry - Fight C Campaign
Eddie Gardner - Wild Salmon Warrior
Guy Johnston - UFAWU-Unifor


Performers include:
Carnival Band - http://www.thecarnivalband.com/carnivalband/
Holly Arntzen and Gail Lotenburg - "Bridge to Our Future"
https://www.facebook.com/holly.arntzen
Buckman Coe - https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=127116704026303&fref=ts
Luke Wallace - https://www.facebook.com/lukewallacemusic/?fref=ts

TAKE THE PLEDGE
UBCIC is launching a “Take the Pledge” campaign for Coastal Protectors to prepare for escalating actions if Trudeau approves the Kinder Morgan pipeline. We will take the pledge to show Trudeau the scale of BC's opposition. If Trudeau wants Clayoquot Sound 2.0 in the middle of Metro Vancouver – he’ll get it.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
This event takes place on the traditional, unceded, occupied territories of the səlil̓wətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

ACCESSIBILITY
We have seats available in Electric Vehicles to carry people from City Hall with the march to Library Square. If you or someone you know would like to reserve a seat please contact:

Yvon Raoul
604-726-1705
raoulyvon@gmail.com

We will also have two tents set up for First Nations and other elders at Library Square where they can sit comfortably."

 

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WHEN
November 19, 2016 at 12pm - 3pm
WHERE
City Hall Vancouver
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