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Nothing Divides Like A Pipeline (Part 2)

Nothing Divides Like A Pipeline (Part 2)

In the first half of this blog post, I explained the issue of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion, and why it has divided British Columbia and Alberta.  Now, I will talk about the major points for and against the project. What Are The Points In Favour Of The Expansion? 1) Benefits for the economy.  As I mentioned previously, expanding the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline project would bring a significant amount of money to the Canadian government.  The Trans Mountain…

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Nothing Divides Like A Pipeline (Part 1)

Nothing Divides Like A Pipeline (Part 1)

This blog post is the first half of a two-part series about the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion. Without a doubt, most of my Canadian readers (and especially those from Western Canada) will know about this highly contentious and polarizing dispute: The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion.  This hot-button issue has pitted provinces against each other for the past few months, and forced the residents of British Columbia and Alberta to take sides. For the last little while, I’ve been trying to figure…

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