Joseph Quesnel

Joseph Quesnel is a research fellow with Frontier Centre for Public Policy (

Opinion: Churchill pipeline a rare opportunity for Indigenous

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 7:07 AM MDT

A pipeline to the Port of Churchill would revitalize the long-neglected economies of northern Manitoba and northern Saskatchewan. But the…

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​Opinion: Wet’suwet’en dispute exposes system flaws

Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 1:41 PM MST

In January 2019, a group of breakaway hereditary chiefs from Wet’suwet’en First Nation in the interior of British Columbia erected…

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​Indigenous support for BC LNG provides a working model for resource agreements

Thursday, September 13, 2018, 7:15 AM MDT

The division and acrimony among some First Nation communities over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project can mask the many…

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​The fractured thinking behind Nova Scotia's fracking ban

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 2:54 PM MDT

Nova Scotia's wrong-headed ban on fracking denies the province a golden economic opportunity.Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is used to extract…

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​Electric vehicles pose a dilemma of conscience

Monday, January 22, 2018, 2:39 PM MST

In the push to normalize electric vehicles, many forget it’s not the end of the road as far as environmental…

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