Stark warnings during Victoria protest against Enbridge pipeline

They came by the hundreds to occupy the lawn of the British Columbia legislature in Victoria to voice their disgust about the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline.

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They came by the hundreds to occupy the lawn of the British Columbia legislature in Victoria to voice their disgust about the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline.

If built the pipeline will pump Alberta tar sands oil to the coast where tankers will transport the bitumen to foreign Asian markets.

Opponents say the project threatens the environment and a way of life, but one woman came with an even more terrifying concern.

APTN National News reporter Rob Smith has this story.

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