New Video: Nobel Prize Winner Visits the Proposed Energy East Pipeline

Nobel Peace Prize winner Jody Williams spent a few days visiting Ottawa in October of 2013, during which time she made a special effort to reach out to local residents who would be impacted by the proposed Energy East pipeline that TransCanada wants to build through the city to ship tar sands crude from Alberta to New Brunswick.

The following video was put together by Ecology Ottawa volunteer Kathleen Black to document her visit.

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Author:Ben Powless

Ben is currently working as the Tar Free 613 Community Organizer for Ecology Ottawa.


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