Pipelines, Tar Sands & the Environment

Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 15:00 to 17:00

In the last year, Toronto residents have contested a plan to pump toxic tar sands oil through the city, while the Lac Megantic disaster makes us wonder what dangers lurk on our railway lines. Meanwhile, the city has been hit by two extreme climate events. We’re caught up in world climate change: What can we do?  At this Bagel Brunch, John Riddell and  Diane Meredith will share their  views on what has and can be done nationally and provincially. Diane Meredith has been active in the mining justice and Aboriginal sovereignty movement for many years and has been focusing on the issue of Tar Sands development nationally and specifically Line 9 provincially. John Ridell is a member of East End Against Line 9 and an ecosocialist activist.

Refreshments provided.

918 Bathurst
918 Bathurst Street
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 40' 6.6936" N, 79° 24' 46.0656" W
Ontario CA
Jane Elder

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