Corridors of Resistance: Stopping Oil and Gas Pipelines (2015)

The Unist’ot’en camp in North-Western British Colombia, Canada, is front and centre in a global battle for climate and energy justice. Since 2011 they have been maintaining a check-point controlling access through their territory to stop government and industry plans to build several gas and oil pipelines through their territory. These pipelines form part of an energy corridor that will serve to unlock the vast energy reserves of the tar sands and transport fracked gas with disastrous implications for the climate. The camp was established to oppose these projects, to defend the sacred headwaters, the salmon that spawn there and to maintain their autonomy over their unceded lands.  This video, filmed at the camp in 2013, reveals how the Unist’ot'en camp is succeeding in stopping up to... read more
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Corridors of Resistance: Stopping Oil and Gas Pipelines (2015)