June 2013 archive

How Can We Trust You, TransCanada?

This blog is cross-posted from nacstop.org. June 16, 2013 For the past few weeks the East Texas Observer has been driving the East Texas roads crossed by the Keystone XL pipeline. What the Observer has seen would be unbelievable to most people. Beginning in Saltillo, and following the path of the KXL down through Winnsboro, …

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TransCanada Caught Training Police to Treat Peaceful Protestors as “Terrorists”

In the midst of recent national controversy surrounding government surveillance of the public, a recent Freedom of Information Act request to the Nebraska State Patrol has exposed evidence that TransCanada provided trainings to federal agents and local Nebraska police to suppress nonviolent activists protesting the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline by arresting them on “anti-terrorism …

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Help Put Moccasins on the Ground to Stop Tar Sands

Tar Sands Blockade and Peaceful Uprising are teaming up to raise money for participants to travel to Moccasins on the Ground training camp in Eagle Butte, South Dakota. Debra White Plume speaks at the first Moccasins on the Ground action camp in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Click here to donate to this important cause!  [The …

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