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Adam Olsen’s eloquent summary presentation before the National Energy Board

Richard 'Hub' HughesAdam Olsen’s eloquent summary presentation before the National Energy Board provides a moving expression of his values and understanding regarding what the Kinder Morgan expansion means to him, to his family, his people and our future facing the force and power of the corporate energy agenda.

It runs a short 50 minutes. Many of you do not have a free hour to listen to his presentation in one sitting. I urge you to listen and take in what he has to say in segments if need be.

Olsen appeared as an intervenor and his presentation will provide you with an intellectual and spiritual understanding of what is at stake, not just for the native communities forced once again to defend their treaty and constitutional rights, but for all of us.



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