Tag Archives: Alberta

‘Say NO to KXL!’

Chicago–“Say NO to KXL!” was the message of 100 protesters outside the local State Department offices on the bitter cold night of Feb. 3, demanding that President Obama reject the Keystone XL pipeline that would carry extra-dirty tar sands oil from Canada to the Gulf Coast. It was one of 283 actions across the U.S. and Canada organized in three days after the State Department released its fake environmental report on the pipeline–a report crafted by cronies of TransCanada, Keystone’s owner, with the imprimatur of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Continue reading

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Tar sands pipeline vs. human future

Check out the pdf with the whole new November-December issue of News & Letters.  For today’s national protest of the Keystone XL pipeline, see “Tar sands pipeline vs. human future,” p. 1. Tar sands pipeline vs. human future The battle … Continue reading

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Hungary’s red sludge tsunami

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: Hungary’s red sludge Red sludge flooded several villages in Hungary on Oct. 4, killing nine people, sending 80-90 to the hospital, destroying animals, houses and cars, and making farmland unusable. It … Continue reading

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