NEW Posters for the Pedals not Pipelines and Party Against the Pipleines

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Party Against the Pipelines: A Carnival for Climate Justice – Party Against the Pipelines Poster – Sept 27th (11×17) (see below)
Pedals not Pipelines – CM Poster – Sept 2014

Party Against the Pipelines Poster - Sept 27th

Rotten Apples for Clark: Rising Tide Supports BC Teachers’ Federation


Today Rising Tide Vancouver – Coast Salish Territories delivered a load of apples to Christy Clark’s house to show our support and appreciation for BC’s teachers. If the apples are a little bit rotten, it is surely appropriate, since the refusal-to-deal the Clark government is giving the teachers is rotten to the core and straight-up stinks.

We call on Christy Clark – who as Education minister in 2002 introduced unconstitutional legislation eliminating the ability of teachers and principals to limit class size – and Peter Fassbender to agree to binding arbitration with the BCTF. No-one is fooled by the government’s aggrieved act. Let there be no mistake: teachers are still on strike because the province refused to resolve this conflict during the summer. Students could be back in school today, but for the Clark government’s refusal to enter binding arbitration.
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Rally to Stop Kinder Morgan on Burnaby Mountain, Coast Salish Territories

Kinder Morgan has begun surveying conservation and parkland on Burnaby Mountain, unceded Coast Salish Territories. The giant US oil pipeline company plans to clear parkland and build a helicopter pad in preparation for boring a tunnel through the Northridge of Burnaby Mountain contrary to city bylaws.
To help protect conservation and parkland and to support the enforcement of city bylaws, residents of BC will meet on Burnaby Mountain overlooking the proposed helicopter pad. The convergence of people will take place on September 13 at 2:00 PM. Continue reading

Pedals not Pipelines: Carnival for Climate Justice Pre-Party

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Saturday September 27th – A pre-party bike ride to Party Against the Pipelines: A Carnival for Climate Justice, critical mass style! Transform the streets with our bikes, boards, blades, and skates, and create the positive energy that says no to dirty energy. Let’s build community to create the alternative systems we want to live in! System Change Not Climate Change!

Meeting point: 1 PM, Victory Square, Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish territory. The ride will finish at 3 PM at the meeting point for Party Against the Pipelines Continue reading

Calling all Guerilla Gardeners!

gardening is the most definat act you can do As we all work towards stopping the pipelines – and all fossil fuel extraction – we must simultaneously work towards community alternatives to the systems of capitalism and colonialism which underpin these devastating projects.

The up-and-coming Party against the Pipelines is also a Carnival FOR Climate Justice. The carnival will spark new community relationships, and help us recognize and grow the collective influence we have to alter the places we live in. It will be a moment to learn from each other, share skills, dance and play, and decide for ourselves how spaces ought to be and work together to actually change them. Continue reading

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