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Is the TPP "Bitsy Big-Boy Boomeroo"?
Monday, February 01, 2016 by Will Horter

Is the TPP "Bitsy Big-Boy Boomeroo"?

Could controversial investor rights provisions in the Trans-Pacific Partnership help push pipelines through our province?

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A New Hope On Oil, LNG Reviews. What About For Coal?
Friday, January 29, 2016 by Arie Ross

A New Hope On Oil, LNG Reviews. What About For Coal?

Climate test, revised process should apply to thermal coal export proposals, too.

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What’s A Public Hearing Without The Public?
Monday, January 25, 2016 by Chloe Hartley

What’s A Public Hearing Without The Public?

North Shore NOPE’s Chloe Hartley takes us inside the empty ballroom where the NEB is deciding our future

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Want Free Trade? Build A West Coast Pipeline, Says China
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Kai Nagata

Want Free Trade? Build A West Coast Pipeline, Says China

Beijing sees “rare historical opportunity” to access Canadian resources

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The Puck Drops In Burnaby. Which Team Are You Cheering For?
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 by Dave Mills

The Puck Drops In Burnaby. Which Team Are You Cheering For?

Meet the folks battling for B.C.’s energy future

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PARIS COP21 : Reflections from the Sidewalk
Friday, January 15, 2016 by Cheryl Cameron

PARIS COP21 : Reflections from the Sidewalk

There are so many things to remember about Paris, but a handful of moments during my two weeks as a member of “civil society” at COP21 are etched in my mind.

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Gitga’at: Another Legal Earthquake for Oil Pipelines
Thursday, January 14, 2016 by Will Horter

Gitga’at: Another Legal Earthquake for Oil Pipelines

This is another nail in the coffin for not one, but two West Coast oil tanker proposals Big Oil has planned for our province.

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Kinder Morgan Shambles On Thanks To Zombie NEB
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 by Charles Campbell

Kinder Morgan Shambles On Thanks To Zombie NEB

The Zombie Harper Government equals the same industry insiders and Conservative donors leading the same flawed process; a regulator not only captured by industry, but given its marching orders by a dead government from beyond the grave.

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Why I'm stepping back as Executive Director and why that's good for Dogwood Initiative
Sunday, December 27, 2015 by Will Horter

Why I'm stepping back as Executive Director and why that's good for Dogwood Initiative

The ultimate test is whether these changes streamline and improve our ability to find, invest in and honour our tribe. I’m betting they do, and if I’m right nothing can stop us.

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!!!!!!!!, and other lessons from the federal election
Thursday, December 24, 2015 by Kai Nagata

!!!!!!!!, and other lessons from the federal election

Dogwood runs its winningest GOTV campaign ever. Some nerdy findings.

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People, place and power
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 by Kai Nagata

People, place and power

Canadians value proportionality, but also local accountability.

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The Ghost of Government Past
Saturday, December 19, 2015 by Charles Campbell

The Ghost of Government Past

After years of pitched battles with a Scrooge-like government that said ”humbug” to anyone trying to practice basic democracy, we’re finally getting a bit of good cheer from Ottawa.

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North Island Election Report
Saturday, December 19, 2015 by David Mills, Dogwood Initiative Field Organizer, Northern Vancouver Island

North Island Election Report

Turning ideas to action: snapshots from Dogwood's successful north island election campaign.

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Liberal MP’s Invite Dogwood to Keep the Conversation Going
Friday, December 18, 2015 by Arlene Anderson, Burnaby North-Seymour team member

Liberal MP’s Invite Dogwood to Keep the Conversation Going

The tone of organizer meetings with newly elected MPs is anything but adversarial. In fact, it’s downright positive.

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The final inch to the finish line
Thursday, November 19, 2015 by Will Horter

The final inch to the finish line

I got emotional when I heard that only 10 days after becoming prime minister, Justin Trudeau ordered his ministers to "formalize the moratorium" on crude oil tanker traffic through B.C.’s north coast.

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New MP Carla Qualtrough is really speaking Delta's language!
Thursday, November 19, 2015 by Arie Ross

New MP Carla Qualtrough is really speaking Delta's language!

Monday was a big day for the Dogwood Initiative coal team. Hon. Carla Qualtrough sat down with us and committed to asking Minister of Environment Catherine McKenna to put a hold on the Fraser Surrey Docks coal transshipment proposal until the environmental assessment process can be overhauled!

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A partnership that works!
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Terry Dance-Bennink

A partnership that works!

Everyone loves a good partnership, but like a marriage, partnerships are notoriously difficult to manage. So how was our election partnership with the BCSEA so successful? Here are a few ingredients.

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Renewed hope for Dogwood's Beyond Coal team
Wednesday, November 04, 2015 by Laura Benson & Arie Ross

Renewed hope for Dogwood's Beyond Coal team

We’re entering a new era of opportunity to find comprehensive, long-term solutions that will permanently transition B.C. away from fossil fuel exports and bring decision-making power back to local communities.

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Which voting system is best?
Friday, October 30, 2015 by Kai Nagata

Which voting system is best?

Electoral reform advocates risk sparking a partisan proxy war.

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Strategic voting didn’t defeat Harper. Voter turnout did.
Friday, October 23, 2015 by Kai Nagata

Strategic voting didn’t defeat Harper. Voter turnout did.

Nowhere was the Conservative collapse more dramatic than in British Columbia.

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