Why FNs see pipeline expansion as a threat to their cultures

InFocus on APTN National News:

An update to last season’s coverage of Indigenous resistance to pipeline expansion.

Guests from the Unist’ot’en Camp explain why this is a threat to their cultures.

The Grand Chief of the Grand Council of Treaty #3 talks about whether or not TransCanada will ever get their consent for the Energy East project.

And then John Carruthers, the President of Northern Gateway Pipelines, tells us why he’s hopeful that all can come to a reasonable solution to outstanding disagreements.

Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.