Video: How tar sands threaten our communities

Video of meeting to protest Enbridge’s tar sand pipeline, organized by Toronto East End Against Line 9, August 25, 2013

The meeting was facilitated by John Riddell and Shelley Madden.


  • Doreen Bull, member of East End Against Line 9 and Cree First Nation
  • Ben Powless, Mohawk environmental advocate organizing Ottawa’s community campaign against tar sands pipeline. Ben works extensively with the Indigenous Environmental Networks on climate policy.
  • Margaret Sumadh, member of Christian Peacemaker Teams
  • Brenda Thompson, Transit activist in Scarborough
  • Bryan Dale, member of East End Against Line 9

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