October 2013 archive

PHMSA’s Not Doing Its Job

This blog is part 2 in a series of blogs about our efforts to seek answers from PHMSA about the shoddy construction of KXL-south. Check out part 1 here. PHMSA’s Not Doing Its Job (and is Abetting and Reinforcing TransCanada’s Lies) We’ve been trying to get answers from PHMSA about TransCanada’s shoddy and dangerous construction …

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Breaking: Maine Trans And/Or Women’s Action Camp Occupying Irving Corporations Portsmouth, NH Headquarters

This was cross-posted from the Trans And Womyn’s Action Camp website. Follow them on wordpress and on Twitter @TWAC_ME for live updates! Click here to donate to help bail out the TWAC arrestees! *** UPDATE: TWAC arrestees are out of jail! UPDATE 12:52pm: All cop cars are gone. Unconfirmed belief that pain compliance was used …

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Whoa, so many acronyms in that headline! Allow us to “expand” upon them: TSB– Tar Sands Blockade, that’s us! We’re continuing to seek answers and accountability regarding  TransCanada’s suspect pipeline construction practices, well documented across Texas. Presently we’re doing this using… FOIA– the Freedom Of Information Act, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson …

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