Month: August 2019
The North Matters was recently at the Bulkley Valley Exhibition in Smithers where our friend Bonnie George stopped by to say hello.
Bonnie is a Wet’suwet’en member and a Coastal Gas Link employee. We took the opportunity to ask Bonnie some questions about working for an industry that seems to get a lot of negative attention around here.
Here are some excerpts from our chat.
It’s easy to criticize, protest and block resource development. In fact, there are organizations that have made an industry out of protest. Stop logging; stop mining; stop oil and gas; stop trapping and fishing; stop everything… are the intentions behind big professional activist campaigns like Great Bear Rainforest, Sacred Headwaters, Crown Jewel of the Continent, …