Indigenous pipeline project controversial but promising
'I think the resource sector is the front lines of reconciliation in Canada,' says Ken Coates, a senior fellow at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute and the director of the International Centre for Northern Governance and Development.
A piece of the Keystone pipeline under construction in Nebraska in 2009. Some feel a new aboriginal-led pipeline project in B.C. will become a model to follow in the future. Photograph by Shannon Patrick