January 2013 archive

Tar Sands Free Northeast Demonstration in Portland, ME

Today in Portland, Maine over 2,000 New Englanders converged in what was the biggest demonstration against tar sands the Northeast has seen. The convergence followed a week of escalating demonstrations against Enbridge and ExxonMobil throughout the Northeast and parts of Canada to bring attention to the proposed Trailbreaker project which would bring tar sands oil …

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Actions Springing Up for a Tar Sands Free Northeast

This week, communities across the Northeast are organizing protests to produce one voice in opposition to all tar sands pipelines. Here’s a snapshot of what happened yesterday. Find a TransCanada investor in your area and take action. Burlington, Vermont Pledge of Resistance Rising Tide Vermont and 350 Vermont organized a flash mob in downtown Burlington to …

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Statement of Solidarity with Worldwide Tar Sands Resistance

Tar Sands Blockade stands with the rising tide of opposition erupting across the continent against tar sands, the wider fossil fuel industry, and the systematic, corporate pillage of the planet. Fighting tar sands is a crucial battle for environmental resistance, and we as inhabitants of the Earth are taking action against the destructive practices of resource …

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