12 Mar '18, 4pm

First Nations Build a 'Watch House' in Path of Kinder Morgan Pipeline

The campaign against the controversial Kinder Morgan pipeline escalated Saturday when Indigenous leaders from across Canada and the U.S. came together to inaugurate Kwekwecnewtxw— "the place to watch from"—whilst others started building a traditional Coast Salish "Watch House" near the pipeline route. Although the Watch House stands on the line of exclusion zone surrounding the pipeline, the local community have vowed to not move from the tower until Kinder Morgan is defeated. Building of the Watch House is expected to finish Monday. It will then become a focal point for resistance to the pipeline, which if completed, is expected to bring some 400 tankers a year to the ecologically and culturally sensitive coastline. The highly controversial $7.4-billion project was approved by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government in November 2016. It has subsequently been c...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/first-nations-watch-house-254647...

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