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Cowboys and Indians Alliance

The Cowboy and Indian Alliance is a movement put together by both Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to stop the Keystone XL pipeline. Although the Keystone XL portion of this pipeline is based in the United States, it is a continuation of the Canadian pipeline, and the alliance consists of Canadians as well.  111 more words

Social Movements

TransCanada is Evil, Environmentalists are Communists, and Other Less Than Helpful "News" Stories

If someone told me 10 years ago that a pipeline dispute in Nebraska would escalate to a political fervor rivaling DDT, nuclear weapons, or saving the whales – I would have laughed them out of the room. 1,182 more words


Energy East pipeline opposition tour stops in Regina

REGINA – About 150 people in Regina came out Monday evening to hear from speakers opposing TransCanada’s proposed Energy East pipeline.

According to TransCanada, the pipeline is expected to carry 1.1 million barrels of crude oil per day from western Canada to refineries and port terminals in eastern Canada. 294 more words


The Environmental Effects of the Keystone XL Pipeline

Backstory: The Keystone Pipeline already exists and is ~2,000 miles long. It was built by TransCanada with the intention of delivering 830,000 barrels of crude oil a day from Alberta, Canada to refineries in the United States. 1,981 more words

College House Eco-Reps

Dithering and lack of pipeline leadership

EFFECTS:Bitumen production significantly reduced, economy threatened, an election issue,unhappy electorate, customers wait.

CAUSES; Dubious project planning , NEB    rules  too ‘pipe liner friendly’  ….  BC  public input restricted/ ignored , lack of leadership . 142 more words

Keystone XL

"Keystone Isn’t A Futile Fight": The Owners Of The Keystone Pipeline Just Canceled A Project In Canada

TransCanada on Thursday announced a two-year delay to its plans to move the Canadian tar sands. The company is cancelling its plans to build a controversial export terminal in Quebec, citing environmental concern over the… 533 more words

Climate Change