Citizen Action Monitor

Delusional Trudeau and Notley ignore facts, cling to oilsands’ pipe dream promises

“The party’s over … but Trudeau can’t seem to bring himself to leave.” The Tyee. No 2011 Posted by fw, July 19, 2017 “The oilsands have become, politically, the gift … Continue reading

July 19, 2017

Tell Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to say NO to Kinder Morgan

U.S.-based Kinder Morgan is asking Canadian funders to invest money in its Trans Mountain pipeline to increase capacity to 890,000 barrels a day. No 1900 Posted by fw, February 24, 2017 … Continue reading

February 24, 2017

With his KM pipeline approval, Trudeau has said “screw you” to millennials who brought him to office

“Climate leaders don’t build pipelines.” Trudeau ignores those words at his political peril. No 1858 Posted by fw, December 28, 2016 “When Trudeau approves the $35-billion Petronas LNG project, rubber stamps … Continue reading

December 28, 2016

Canada’s parliamentary system “is totally unsuited to deal with a large controversy”

We need a representative government where voter is boss, not PM, with referendum option on major issues. No 1850 Posted by fw, December 20, 2016 “Our version of a parliamentary system … Continue reading

December 20, 2016

Facing planet-wrecking 5.9 degrees Celsius global warming by 2100, Trudeau approves Kinder Morgan

It’s inconceivable Trudeau doesn’t know that increasing production of tar sands oil will wreck the planet No 1839 Posted by fw, December 4, 2016 “As Greenpeace said, ‘There are no good … Continue reading

December 4, 2016

Big business, corporate media laud Trudeau for defying public opinion over pipeline approval

Public protests in BC “remain under the control of pro-capitalist environmentalist and First Nations groups”. No 1838 Posted by fw, December 3, 2016 “…despite the Conservatives’ repeated vows of support for … Continue reading

December 3, 2016

Trudeau’s cutesy tweets, photo-ops, and smiles won’t stem the outrage headed his way

Approval of LNG projects, Site C, Kinder Morgan, and Line 3 have laid bare, for all to see, the PM’s duplicity. No 1837 Posted by fw, December 2, 2016 “The contorted … Continue reading

December 2, 2016

Liberals fail to demonstrate commitment to First Nations and climate change concerns

Trudeau says one thing and then does another and Canadians are not being fooled No 1793 Posted by fw, October 5, 2016 “The Canadian Liberal government led by Prime Minister Justin … Continue reading

October 5, 2016

Trudeau’s broken promise to re-do the Kinder-Morgan pipeline review process squanders public trust

“In what seems like a bad dream, communities are once again being silenced,” says Will Horter. No 1743 Posted by fw, August 6, 2016 “First Nations leaders left in the dark. The … Continue reading

August 6, 2016

Join Canadians calling on PM Trudeau and Minister Carr to reject the Kinder Morgan pipeline

This pipeline will be built — unless the PM and his MPs hear a broad public outcry from people across Canada. No 1677 Posted by fw, May 19, 2016 BREAKING! Kinder … Continue reading

May 19, 2016

Trudeau breaks promise for complete overhaul of the National Energy Board review process

“Instead of keeping his promise to the people, he’s taking a stand that seems much more appealing to big polluters.” No 1573 Posted by fw, January 22, 2016 “It’s clear … Continue reading

January 22, 2016

A “sham”, says Burnaby BC’s legal counsel about National Energy Board’s review of Kinder Morgan project

“This board is not capable of representing the public interest,” scolded Gregory McDade. No 1572 Posted by fw, January 21, 2016 “McDade, who practically berated the NEB panelists for 40 … Continue reading

January 21, 2016 goes after Team Trudeau for proceeding with review of Kinder Morgan pipeline

Calls on supporters to join an action to demand an immediate stop to these reviews, starting on January 18. No 1564 Posted by fw, January 13, 2016 “Yesterday, the government … Continue reading

January 13, 2016

Expert BC intervener files a motion demanding cessation of all Kinder Morgan work on Trans Mountain pipeline

Kinder Morgan’s failure to register a restructuring deal violates Canadian law, says intervener and former CEO of the BC Insurance Corporation No 1200 Posted by fw, November 25, 2014 “The … Continue reading

November 25, 2014

Harper has allowed Texas-based Kinder Morgan to circumvent our Charter rights on our own land

Having been denied legal means to defend a public conservation area, how far will protesters be prepared to go? No 1198 Posted by fw, November 24, 2014 “The protest against … Continue reading

November 24, 2014

BC citizen activists shocked by Kinder Morgan’s multi-million-dollar lawsuit against them

Company cites citizen obstruction and interference with pipeline test work on Burnaby Mountain “It’s intimidating, it’s bullying, it’s a tactic they are employing,” said residents’ lawyer No 1177 Posted by … Continue reading

October 31, 2014

BC university prof joins campout on Burnaby Mountain in protest of NEB decision favouring Kinder Morgan

Simon Fraser University biochemistry professor, Lynne Quarmby, prepared to be arrested No 1174 Posted by fw, October 27, 2014 “In the past 24 hours tensions have been rising as we … Continue reading

October 27, 2014

Burnaby BC loses latest round of seesaw battle with Kinder Morgan over pipeline test drilling

Mayor vows to carry the fight to federal court No 1172 Posted by fw, October 25, 2014 “The battle heated up in early September when the City of Burnaby began … Continue reading

October 25, 2014

National Energy Board decision raises game-changing possibility of city bylaws trumping Big Energy interests

NEB rejects Kinder Morgan’s motion to forbid Burnaby BC from blocking pipeline work, kicks ball back to KM and the courts No 1157 Posted by fw, October 2, 2014 In … Continue reading

October 2, 2014