National Post, “Police investigating if anti-pipeline anarchists torched cars of RBC executive who was an ex-Tory minister”

It is the latest of a rash of attacks against Royal Bank and its executives’ properties over the last few months by anarchists opposed to RBC’s funding of the Coastal GasLink pipeline

May 10, 2022

OTTAWA – Montreal police are investigating if anti-pipeline anarchists are behind a fire that destroyed two luxury vehicles at the home of former Conservative Minister and current RBC executive Michael Fortier.

The incident is just the latest of a rash of attacks against Royal Bank of Canada and its executives’ properties over the last few months by anarchists opposed to the organization’s funding of the Coastal GasLink natural gas pipeline in British Columbia.

They claim to be acting in solidarity with Wet’suwet’en land defenders, who oppose the project.

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