B.C. nation approves LNG project amid controversy

The Squamish Nation in B.C. has approved a major industrial project to support the LNG natural gas pipeline.

But not everyone agrees with the move.

Even though leaders obtained environmental protections, cash and jobs.

Tina House reports from Vancouver.

Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a videographer. She has also produced documentaries and feature films that have won numerous awards at various film festivals.


8 thoughts on “B.C. nation approves LNG project amid controversy

  1. Somethings wrong with the system just like the Canadian Government First time ever my friend explained to me it’s all about the money not principles and people in council are paid to well to agree controlled That is not freedom of speach hopefully rules change in this matter my friend who’s part of the Squamish Nation Tribe was not happy explaining this to me It’s all about the money and they become rich she explained not the people yez Richard Billy that is sad I understand your pain all lives matter

  2. Somethings wrong with the system just like the Canadian Government First time ever my friend explained to me it’s all about the money not principles and people in council are paid to well to agree controlled That is not freedom of speach hopefully rules change in this matter my friend who’s part of the Squamish Nation Tribe was not happy explaining this to me It’s all about the money and they become rich she explained not the people yez Richard Billy that is sad I understand your pain all lives matter

  3. Yes it is real sad for Squamish Nation So called Leaders ,and so called Chiefs ;A lot of people did not give our Blessings for this Project here in Squamish BC we actually had no say what so ever ,Only this so called Chief and a couple of his followers no vote or any thing was brought to the people ,It is so dam Shameful ,that we have such BAD Leaders and our Council they also do not give a dam about our Future here in the Squamish Valley ; Robert Billy a real Chief of Squamish

  4. Yes it is real sad for Squamish Nation So called Leaders ,and so called Chiefs ;A lot of people did not give our Blessings for this Project here in Squamish BC we actually had no say what so ever ,Only this so called Chief and a couple of his followers no vote or any thing was brought to the people ,It is so dam Shameful ,that we have such BAD Leaders and our Council they also do not give a dam about our Future here in the Squamish Valley ; Robert Billy a real Chief of Squamish

  5. Caretakers of the land?No tmx but fracked gas is ok.
    How creative of a dia “band” council that occupies one of the most lucrative land in bc.
    Dissapointed too say the least.
    Tankers kill whales,whales and all sea creatures are our relations.

  6. Caretakers of the land?No tmx but fracked gas is ok.
    How creative of a dia “band” council that occupies one of the most lucrative land in bc.
    Dissapointed too say the least.
    Tankers kill whales,whales and all sea creatures are our relations.

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