Tribal leaders cheered last year when President Barack Obama sided with them in blocking a Canadian company’s bid to build the Keystone XL energy pipeline, or “the black snake,” as … Click to Continue »
As with the Keystone XL Pipeline that liberals killed for ideological reasons, the Dakota Access Pipeline would create thousands of jobs. This has created conflict between 100% moonbats (e.g., Jill
If nothing else, the Keystone XL Pipeline triggered a debate on just how safe it is to transport oil and natural gas by pipeline. If there is an accident, the damages can add up and it can be tough to clean up. That’s why the Native Americans in North Dakota are protesting the construction of […]
At a meeting with the deputy political director of the AFL-CIO during my campaign for Congress, she looked across her desk and told me that I could get major union support by coming out in favor of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. That was five years ago. Show More Summary
Neil Young has previously spoken out in opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline, and this sentiment continues with a song and video about the Dakota Access Pipeline called “Indian Givers.” The lyrics reference Dale “Happy” American Horse Jr., a Native American activist who was arrested after chaining himself to a digger at a Pipeline worksite […]
Will future generations look back on this as a turning point in U.S.-tribal history. This year's massive buildup of resistance to the Dakota Access pipeline follows closely on the heels of the victory over Keystone XL pipeline, something often credited to feverish organizing by 350.org. Show More Summary
While most of the United States has been blinded by the presidential election spectacle, a grass-roots coalition has been fighting the “next Keystone XL” being pushed through—largely under the radar—by Big Carbon.
Police and protesters face off as construction begins on one of the biggest pipelines proposed since Keystone XL.
Giant steel pipes lay in waiting for use in an unspecified pipeline. (naturalflow / (CC BY-SA 2.0)) It took seven years of organizing to stop the Keystone XL oil pipeline from being built up-and-down the U.S.—and now a new mega-pipeline...Show More Summary
It took seven years of protests, sit-ins, letter-writing, and, finally, a presidential review to prevent the Keystone XL oil pipeline from being built. Now, in a matter of months, America's newest mega pipeline—the Dakota Access Pipeline Project (DAPL)—has quietly received full regulatory permission to begin construction. Show More Summary
Since the Obama Administration rejected Transcanada’s over seven year old permit to build the Keystone XL Pipeline in November 2015, the issue has moved away from the mainstream media. However, for several years, Keystone XL dominated the news. Show More Summary
The Bakken pipeline, a line comparable in length to the Keystone XL, now has all the permits it needs for build-out. The post An Oil Pipeline Nearly As Long As Keystone XL Has Been Fully Approved appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The climate movement has achieved critical wins recently. Protecting the Atlantic coast from offshore drilling, stopping fracking in New York, and defeating the Keystone XL pipeline to name a few. Yet, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), if approved by Congress, could undermine these and other critical climate victories. Show More Summary
Harold Hamm — founder and CEO of Continental Resources, top energy aide for Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump and Trump's possible choice for energy secretary — may stand to gain from a cross-border permit of TransCananda's...Show More Summary
'Our Canadian neighbors can count on our co-operation and respect,' the platform says The post Reviving Keystone XL pipeline now official Republican party policy appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Originally published on Planetsave. The foreign oil firm TransCanada has filed a lawsuit against the US government under NAFTA rules, seeking $15 billion in compensation for the rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline project. To put that...Show More Summary
The foreign oil firm TransCanada has filed a lawsuit against the US government under NAFTA rules seeking $15 billion in compensation for the rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline project. To put that in plain language, a foreign corporation...Show More Summary
Texas landowner Michael Bishop continues to challenge TransCanada’s right to build the southern route of the Keystone XL pipeline, renamed the Gulf Coast pipeline when the project was divided into segments. Meanwhile, TransCanada isShow More Summary
Patrick Woodall, Common Dreams: This week, the TransCanada pipeline company officially filed a $15 billion corporate trade lawsuit against the United States for refusing to allow the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. After an...Show More Summary
At The Nation, Madeline Ostrander writes— This Keystone Activist Is Bringing the Tactics That Defeated the Pipeline Into the Democratic Party: S ince 2010, Jane Kleeb, a gutsy, high-energy activist living in the rural college townShow More Summary