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Dix Says NDP Oil Tanker Stance Applies to Whole Region
Friday, April 26, 2013 by Eric Swanson

Dix Says NDP Oil Tanker Stance Applies to Whole Region

NDP leader Adrian Dix clarifies the party's stance on south coast oil tankers following comments by Juan de Fuca candidate John Horgan.

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In-Depth: the NDP position on oil tankers on B.C.'s coast
Friday, April 26, 2013 by Will Horter

In-Depth: the NDP position on oil tankers on B.C.'s coast

While both the federal and provincial NDP had strong positions against Enbridge’s oil tanker-pipeline proposal, until the Earth Day they were less clear about Kinder Morgan’s plan to twin their oilsands pipeline to Burnaby and increase by six-fold the number of oil tankers transiting Vancouver’s harbour. Not anymore!

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What does the B.C. election mean for No Tankers?
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 by Eric Swanson

What does the B.C. election mean for No Tankers?

The May 14th provincial election is going to be a critical moment for the No Tankers network, so where do the parties stand? Find out in this blog, plus learn more about Dogwood's election philosophy of being firm, but fair.

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Dogwood nominated for prestigious Katerva Award
Monday, March 11, 2013 by Lyndsey Easton

Dogwood nominated for prestigious Katerva Award

Nominated for what is described as "the Nobel of sustainability," communications director Emma Gilchrist discusses why Dogwood received the nod, our unique approach and the successes that have put our growing network of determined individuals on the map.

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The Salmon Recipes
Friday, March 01, 2013 by Lyndsey Easton

The Salmon Recipes

Prince Rupert's answer to Enbridge. More than just a cookbook, The Salmon Recipes gave life to a heartfelt community experience as it describes life and culture on the north coast through stories, photography and poetry.

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Port Metro Vancouver approves North Van coal expansion despite health concerns
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by Will Horter

Port Metro Vancouver approves North Van coal expansion despite health concerns

This could be a “dumb win” for the port if we organize and make it a “smart loss” for us.

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Face-to-face with Enbridge
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 by Terry Dance-Bennink

Face-to-face with Enbridge

Knowing the Joint Review Panel's decision can be federally overruled, when Terry Dance-Bennink came face-to-face with the panel and Enbridge earlier this month, she told them she'll be getting active in politics this spring for the first time in decades.

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Community hearings are a wrap! Now what?
Monday, February 04, 2013 by Emma Gilchrist

Community hearings are a wrap! Now what?

With community hearings into Enbridge's oil tanker and pipeline proposal complete, the focus shifts back to politics. With the federal government changing the law mid-process, this is going to be a political decision whether we like it or not — now it's just a matter of whether British Columbians allow Ottawa to make the decision for us or if we elect a B.C. government on May 14 that will stand up for our coast.

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Presenters in Victoria tell review panel to say no to Enbridge — 253 times
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by Emma Gilchrist

Presenters in Victoria tell review panel to say no to Enbridge — 253 times

253 presenters at the Victoria Enbridge hearings came from all walks of life and yet had one thing in common: a belief that the Enbridge's oil tanker and pipeline proposal has no place in B.C.

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Singing for our coast
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by Lyndsey Easton

Singing for our coast

Eco-activists, women and singers - the ladies of the Sacred Web singing circle and Widening Embrace Society sing for themselves and the Earth.

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Knock the Vote, Victoria!
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by Celine Trojand

Knock the Vote, Victoria!

Eighty volunteers, four buses, two Victoria ridings and over 400 face-face conversations with voters during Victoria's Knock the Vote event.

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Thursday, January 10, 2013 by Karl Hardin

From inside the hearings

Dogwood is covering the Enbridge Joint Review Panel hearings in Victoria, Vancouver and Kelowna.

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Reflections on victory in the Sacred Headwaters
Friday, December 21, 2012 by Will Horter

Reflections on victory in the Sacred Headwaters

The spectacular successful campaign to save the Sacred Headwaters should serve as a case study for how a small group of dedicated people can beat the most powerful forces in the world

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What you did this year
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by Emma Gilchrist

What you did this year

2012 was a year of tremendous success and it's all thanks to you — concerned citizens who have come together to stand up for what's right.

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Art for the love of B.C.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by Lyndsey Easton

Art for the love of B.C.

The story of one young artist who brought the beauty of British Columbia together with body painting and the fashion world for a stunning fundraiser.

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Top 10 blogs of 2012
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by Emma Gilchrist

Top 10 blogs of 2012

2012 sure was an intense year for Dogwood and the No Tankers campaign! Here we recap our top 10 blogs of the year.

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China treaty uproar signals growing rift between Ottawa, grassroots conservatives
Thursday, November 15, 2012 by Will Horter

China treaty uproar signals growing rift between Ottawa, grassroots conservatives

Our recent telephone poll reveals startling information for the federal Conservatives as their financial supporters express overwhelming opposition to FIPPA.

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B.C.-wide rallies reveal depth of No Tankers movement
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by Celine Trojand

B.C.-wide rallies reveal depth of No Tankers movement

People face their fears, new relationships form, and otherwise quiet streets fill with dancing and singing - if we've learned anything about this movement, we've learned it runs deep.

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Harper, staged conflicts and the path to victory
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 by Will Horter

Harper, staged conflicts and the path to victory

As with most things, strength can quickly become weakness under the right circumstances. Here we look at Harper's vulnerability and the reality of modern politics.

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Defend Our Coast actions to roll out across province
Monday, October 15, 2012 by Emma Gilchrist

Defend Our Coast actions to roll out across province

Help halt the expansion of oil tanker traffic and send a clear message to government representatives in your community by linking arms to form an unbroken wall of opposition with fellow British Columbians on Oct. 24th.

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