Thugs disrupted the National Energy Board hearings for the proposed Energy East pipeline project this week. The National Energy Board is run by the Trudeau Liberals now. The city of Montreal, where these hearings were scheduled, is run by Liberal Denis Coderre.
Do you think it’s an accident that the National Energy Board, run by Trudeau, and Montreal’s police, run by Coderre, failed to protect the integrity of the hearings, and failed to lay charges? Do you think it’s an accident that, as opposed to starting again, that the whole thing was cancelled in a disgrace?
It’s part of Trudeau’s plan to discredit the entire idea of pipelines.
That’s what “social licence” means:
You can apply for permits, go to hearings follow the law, consult people. But if environmentalist extremists get violent — you just lost your “social licence.” That’s what the Liberals mean by social licence: If they can’t stop your pipeline legally, they’ll stand by as it's stopped illegally by criminals — who happen to be environmental lobbyists...