In the news: Gateway hunger strike, budget controversy, LNG and the ghost ship Posted on April 1, 2012 by Robin Rowland Northern Gateway and the budget Share First nations school protests Northern Gateway pipeline Public hearings on the proposed Northern Gateway pipeline resume on Monday in the coastal community of Bella Bella, where the federal rev… Theglobeandmail Share “ RT @heiltsukvoice: “It is RIGHT for our chiefs and communities to stand up” -Grand Chief Ed John, FN Summit #Heiltsuk #JRP #Enbridge #Bcpoli Josh Vancouver Sun, Apr 01 2012 20:45:09 ReplyRetweet Share Honoured to give message 2 Heiltsuk .. BCNDP firmly opposed to Enbridge and to oil tankers http://yfrog.com/nys5kacj Gary Coons Sun, Apr 01 2012 19:29:10 ReplyRetweet Share Chris D, Brian and Misty of @Raincoast addressing the #Heiltsuk community http://yfrog.com/nujvsuxj Jess Housty Sun, Apr 01 2012 19:16:48 ReplyRetweet Share “ RT @heiltsukvoice: “We are here to tell #Enbridge this is our land. These are our waters. Nothing can change that.” -Chief Edwin Newman Josh Vancouver Sun, Apr 01 2012 18:34:56 ReplyRetweet Share “ “We have a sacred duty to caretake our lands and protect our waters.” -Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of @UBCIC #Heiltsuk #NGP Jess Housty Sun, Apr 01 2012 18:31:30 ReplyRetweet Share “ My heart feels good to stand here with the #Heiltsuk people – Chief Ed John #Enbridge #NGP #cdnpoli #BellaBella Rally Eduardo Sousa Sun, Apr 01 2012 18:27:40 ReplyRetweet Share “ 400 people met the #JRP at the #BellaBella airport. Their voices, drums and signs are strong and clear! #enbridge #bcpoli #indigenous UBCIC Sun, Apr 01 2012 18:08:25 ReplyRetweet Share Students battle pipeline in B.C. premier’s backyard University of B.C. students Rosalind Sadowski and Allison Stocks want nothing less than a fundamental change in Canada with a shift away … Vancouversun Share Fearing destruction of local resources by Enbridge pipeline, Northern BC community prepares hunger strike Alexis Stoymenoff The small island village of Bella Bella-home to the Heiltsuk First Nation-is taking part in a 48-hour hunger strike sta… Vancouverobserver Share Speeding up Northern Gateway review risks ‘battle’ – Politics – CBC News Head of Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs Stewart Phillip attacks government decision Posted: Mar 30, 2012 4:16 PM ET B.C. First Nations are re… Cbc Share Federal budget a disaster for the environment, MPs say | CTV News The federal budget dealt a massive blow to the environmental movement and will result in protests across the country, two opposition MPs … Ctv Share B.C. Liberals hail budget’s streamlined environmental review process The B.C. government won a long-standing fight with Ottawa over environmental reviews in the federal budget tabled Thursday, paving the wa… Theglobeandmail Share Faster review of projects ‘huge’ boost for industry Existing environmental reviews of major industrial projects, including the Northern Gateway pipeline, could be accelerated through legisl… Calgaryherald LNG Share Petronas Plans Canadian Acquisition Topping $5 Billion Petroliam Nasional Bhd (PET)., the Malaysian state-ownedoil company, is studying a Canadian acquisition exceeding $5 billion as part of t… Bloomberg Share Canadian gas exporters gain ground American plans to become a major exporter of liquid natural gas (LNG) to Asia could be stymied by politics, slow approvals and U.S. regul… Edmontonjournal Tsunami ghost ship Share Alaskan coast guard watches as tsunami ghost ship drifts toward U.S. waters The Canadian Press – ONLINE EDITION VANCOUVER – A large and rusting ghost ship floating aimlessly off the Pacific coast is drifting towar… Winnipegfreepress Share it now!