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Watch Live: Kinder Morgan AGM Press Conference May 9
May 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 pm PDT
Indigenous leaders from Canada are traveling to Houston, Texas to sponsor a resolution at Wednesday’s Kinder Morgan International’s Annual General Meeting.
A press conference is scheduled for 1:00 PM Central time, 11:00 AM Pacific and Coast Protectors will livestream the press conference on Facebook Live, watch this space for the link!
Chief Judy Wilson is from the Neskonlith Band of the Secwepemc Nation through which 513 kilometres of Kinder Morgan’s current Trans Mountain pipeline runs.
The Secwepemc Nation is in Canada’s Federal Court of Appeals challenging the Canadian federal approval of the pipeline on grounds of a crucial lack of consultation. Recent court decision have affirmed the expanding interpretation of Indigenous Title and Rights in Canada. A verdict is not expected until June, while Kinder Morgan has promised its investors that it will make a final decision on the viability of the project by May 31, 2018.