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BoldAction — the Moral Call for Climate Justice — an event June 11

SOS is hosting a conversation on climate change next week — June 11, 7:00 pm upstairs at the Commons. The event originates with 350.0rg, and here is the information about it. #BoldAction — the Moral Call for Climate Justice, a … Continue reading

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SOS yard sale May 17, 10-4, 811 North Road, Gabriola

Poster – one page-1 There’s more info in the poster attached — here are the basics! Save Our Shores YARD SALE SATURDAY MAY 17 10-4 @ 811 North Road Small home furnishings & household goods Clothing & Books Electronic Equipment … Continue reading

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Kitimat Referendum Results — 58% No to Enbridge

This news from the Kitimat Daily Online, where voting in a plebiscite on the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline project was held tonight. As you likely know, Kitimat is the proposed terminus for the pipeline. Here’s the link to the article: … Continue reading

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Local SOS members will be interested — Sheila Malcolmson seeks NDP nomination

I’ve pasted Sheila’s announcement and photograph here, in case any of you/us missed it.   Spring’s in the air and I’m sowing seeds. Dear island friends, With so much at stake right now, I want to represent our coastal communities … Continue reading

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Concerned Professional Engineers raise their voices against Northern Gateway

“We are an independent group of registered Professional Engineers who have spent two years analyzing the Northern Gateway project. We’ve found a number of problems with Enbridge’s risk calculations.” So say the Concerned Professional Engineers, who have recently launched a … Continue reading

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Art and Activism at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Photographer Edward Burtynsky’s work is exhibited at the Vancouver Art Gallery until May 26. Burtynsky’s work explores the results of industrial activity. The exhibit is titled “A terrible beauty.” Here’s what the gallery has to say about the exhibit: “A … Continue reading

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So many reasons to oppose Kinder Morgan expansion

Burtt Fidler shares this letter outlining reasons to oppose the proposed Kinder Morgan expansion of the Trans Mountain Pipeline, earlier published in Island Tides.  I am opposed to the Kinder Morgan (formerly Enron) proposal to triple the old Trans Mountain Pipeline … Continue reading

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Kinder Morgan expansion — endangering birds

Sharon McInnes has written an article on the danger the proposed expansion of the Kinder Morgan pipeline would pose to our avian neighbours. She concludes: “Sadly, the birds have no voice when it comes to the exploitation of their habitat … Continue reading

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Art and Activism Events — November, 2013 on Gabriola

Save Our Shores (SOS) is sponsoring a month-long celebration of Art and Activism around Gabriola. Everyone is welcome. Some events require preregistration. November 1 to November 13 — The People’s Art of Protest (part 1) — Art display upstairs at the Gabriola … Continue reading

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