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Putting Our Bodies on the Pipeline

by Ethan Nuss First posted at WeArePowerShift.org Sitting cross-legged on scalding concrete in front of the White House, under the blaze of an August sun, I silently awaited my turn to be handcuffed for civil disobedience along with the other 1,252 brave people who participated in the Tar Sands Action. I was reminded of that day four months …

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Canadian Video Parodies Tar Sands Giant Enbridge

In this controversial Canadian parody video, “A Path to a Canada No One Will Recognize”, riffs on tar sands giant Enbridge’s new campaign and slogan, “It’s more than a pipeline. It’s a path to our future.” Enbridge is proposing to build the Northern Gateway pipeline to pump tar sands through British Columbia and on to China. While …

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What’s Next for the Climate Movement?

Those of us organizing in the environmental and climate change movements face a challenging, largely unpredictable future. In the past, the mainstream environmental groups have suffered the consequences of a lack of outreach to other movements. Especially over the past year or so, many green activists have come to this same conclusion and are working …

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