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Construction Season: A Comic from the Movement to #StopTMX

Last spring was Emily’s first time on a front line as she joined the movement to stop the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Moments of connection with people Emily met at the Watch House in Burnaby have stuck with her, even with people she only knew for a few minutes. This is a comic about some of those moments, as we might be entering another construction season.
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A Tribute to Tom Lane

Tom was an extraordinary environmentalist and social justice advocate who lived life large and with the clear intention to make a positive difference. 

Secret spy hearings: An illegal attack on democracy

In July, with our lawyers at the BC Civil Liberties Association, we released the Protest Papers, thousands of pages of heavily redacted information that CSIS collected. CSIS spied on Sierra Club BC and others speaking up to oppose Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline and tankers project.

Balancing the Canoe

Balancing the Canoe is a reflection and statement of accountability from Sierra Club BC, part of our process to better understand the historical and ongoing impact of our work as experienced by Indigenous peoples.