June 2012 archive

Why Liberals and Conservatives Agree on Keystone XL in Texas

While many progressives and liberals have been organizing around the Keystone XL pipeline since the Tar Sands Actions last fall, the issue is clearly beginning to unite southern conservatives in the state of Texas with the likes of Occupiers, Democrats and Independents. Landowners who identify as Tea Partiers are lining up against the pipeline from …

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Contaminating What Little Water Texas has Left

Texas is still experiencing a severe drought across much of the state. Gov. Rick Perry recently renewed the disaster proclamation he first issued in December of 2010. On April 3, 48 percent of the state was experiencing exceptional or extreme drought conditions. Texas State Climatologist John Nielson-Gammon declared the on-going drought the worst on record. …

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The Tar Sands Pipeline Explained in Under Two Minutes

This is a highly informative and straight-forward explanation of the dangers of all tar sands pipelines. This affects every community along the pipeline route and everybody on the planet affected by climate change. Share this video with your friends and support the tar sands blockade. http://www.BeyondOil.org The Sierra Club Beyond Oil Campaign will block the most …

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