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DOT Wants To Keep Oil Trains On the Rails

There’s a lot of oil coming up out of the ground in the U.S. right now. Especially in North Dakota and Montana where there is a good old fashioned oil boom underway. 414 more words

Environmental Enforcement

Will Falk: What Does Solidarity Look Like?

By Will Falk / Deep Green Resistance

Each night Unist’ot’en Clan spokeswoman, Freda Huson, and her husband Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief Toghestiy fall asleep on their traditional land not knowing whether the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are going to storm their bridge in the depths of night. 1,308 more words

Culture Of Occupation

At the Trans Alaska Pipeline’s Start, Where 200 Million Barrels of Oil Begin their Journey Each Year

A couple years ago I visited the southern end of the 800-mile-long Trans Alaska Pipeline in Valdez, Alaska. As the northernmost port that remains free of ice, the Valdez Marine Terminal is where crude oil from the North Slope oil fields is loaded on tankers destined for refineries on the west coast of the United States. 523 more words


Editorial post at Science Borealis

Fear not, dear readers, I haven’t forgotten my blog but have been busy elsewhere – namely over at Science Borealis where we’re making plans to ensure the long-term sustainability of our science blog syndicating project. 261 more words

Watershed Moments 2.0

Little Fox Strikes Back on Tar Sands

One Little Fox Fights Back — Keeps Sneaking into Tar Sands Plant and Pooping in Lunch Room

FORT McMURRAY, AB — Canadian scientist and environmentalist Dr. 288 more words