July 2013 archive

Fearless Summer Starts Strong: Photos and Stories from the First Two Weeks

June 20-26 – Swamp Line 9, a group dedicated to preventing Enbridge from modifying their 240,000 barrel/day Line 9 pipeline to carry tar sands bitumen, honored the summer solstice with a powerful action at a pump station on Haudenosaunee Six Nations land near Hamilton, Ontario. Blockaders occupied the pump station and held strong for six days. …

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Moccasins on the Ground: It’s About Survival.

Reposted from Peaceful Uprising The Lakota people have vowed to stop the Keystone XL pipeline, which would move tar sands through their homeland and water sources. All along the Keystone XL route, from Alberta, Canada, to Houston, Texas, communities have been rising up against it. Tar sands spills — like what happened in Mayflower, Arkansas …

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