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Keystone: why the pipeline is not the problem

By Jake Edwardes, written April 7, 2014

On March 2, 2014, the Sierra Club did something that the club had never done before. They broke the law. 1,440 more words

All Eyes On Us


It used to be that growing up sane in Alberta meant knowing that there was no such thing as democracy at the provincial level, the “Progressive” Conservative Party would be in power indefinitely, redneck farmers, white supremacists in Brooks and Stettler and oil barons in Calgary would keep it that way with their loyal vote, as it has been for over 40 years. 599 more words


Oil-Train Derailments in Canada Expose Folly of Anti-Pipeline Movement

By Kenneth P. Green – Re-Blogged From http://www.FraserInstitute.org

Four recent oil-train derailments—two in the United States and two in Canada accompanied by yet another drive-by rhetorical smear of the Keystone XL pipeline by U.S. 591 more words

GDP & Employment

One year in Canada: U.S. ambassador points to issues beyond Keystone

OXON HILL, Md. – The U.S. ambassador to Canada concludes the first year of his posting acutely aware that a single irritant over an oil pipeline has grabbed so much of the attention in the Canada-U.S. 682 more words


Hope on horizon for the left?

It has been a while since I talked about politics, but it’s important to do so now. Since the beginning of 2015, the Keystone XL pipeline was vetoed by President Barack Obama and net neutrality was approved by the… 760 more words

Current Events

John Stossel reports on fuel myths

This is show is from a 2012 episode of John Stossel’s Fox News Channel program. In it he tackles myths related to fuels such as fuel speculators, top oil producers, ethanol, scarcity (i.e. 6 more words

Fight over Keystone XL project doesn't stall pipeline boom in North Dakota

WASHINGTON – In a far corner of North Dakota, just a few hundred miles from the proposed path of the Keystone XL pipeline, 84,000 barrels of crude oil per day recently began flowing through a new line that connects the state’s sprawling oilfields to an oil hub in Wyoming. 956 more words