This is a news compilation setting the record straight on the day’s top stories about the oil and gas industry.
Without hydrocarbons we could risk a larger crisis if our energy needs are not met.
- Hydrocarbons provide a major source of energy worldwide. It is essential we keep power going to critical infrastructure right now.
- Keeping oil and gas, and other critical industries functioning as smooth as possible is important, as they also contribute to environmental spending, which helps to fight emissions.
Here are some stories that get it right, or mostly right.
All Indigenous voices, hereditary or not need a say in energy development.
- Some of the female hereditary chiefs had their titles stripped from them due to their support for Coastal GasLink.https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-wetsuweten-chiefs-remove-hereditary-titles-of-three-women-who/
- During the blockades and protests, Indigenous supporters of Coastal GasLink were called derogatory terms by demonstrators like “colonizer”https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-indigenous-supporters-of-coastal-gaslink-speak-out-on-the-division-and/