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No permit, no pipeline.

Friends, Last weekend TransCanada’s permit for Keystone XL in South Dakota expired. They now no longer have a permit to build in 2 states — Nebraska, and South Dakota.  The South Dakota permit was issued way back in 2010 when Keystone XL was supposedly a done deal, and 4 years was thought to be plenty... (More...)
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Victory in Minnesota on oil disaster response law

By Kathy Hollander, MN350 Tar Sands Lead   Minnesota joins the lists of states passing stronger regulations for oil spills from pipelines and oil trains! MN350, the Sierra Club, and political allies successfully championed a bill that will empower Minnesota to collect $2.5 million annually from railroad and pipeline companies to help first responders get... (More...)
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Reject & Protect Opening Ceremony in Washington, DC

President Obama has new neighbors. This morning, led by 24 riders on horseback, the Cowboy Indian Alliance officially opened the Reject and Protect tipi camp on the National Mall. Surrounded by tribal flags, flags flying the family brands of Nebraska ranchers, (and dozens of reporters from media sources of every kind) they rode onto the... (More...)
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Houston tells Obama: Stop Deportations, Stop Keystone XL!

All photos taken by the Tar Sands Blockade (http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/). Post written by Stephanie Thomas On April 9th over 75 people gathered together in Houston, TX, to greet President Obama as his motorcade left a fundraiser for Democrats. We came with a purpose: to tell him to stop deportations and stop the Keystone XL Pipeline. Community... (More...)
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Tar Sands Free Northeast

Organizing to stop tar sands infrastructure in the Northeast of the United States with powerful local organizing and regional collaborations.

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