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Winona LaDuke: Trump’s Push to Build Dakota Access & Keystone XL Pipelines is a Declaration of War

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 25, 2017 – On Tuesday, Donald Trump signed a pair of presidential memorandums to revive the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines—two major projects halted by the Obama administration following massive resistance from … Continue reading

Protests Across the Country to Oppose the Dakota Access and Keystone Pipelines

TheRealNews Published on Jan 25, 2017 Real News speaks to indigenous leaders and environmentalists who gathered in Washington, DC to oppose Trump’s decision to revive two massive pipelines

Breaking: Trump Signs Executive Orders Reviving Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 24, 2017 – President Donald Trump has signed two executive actions today to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, two projects blocked by the Obama administration. “We’re never going to … Continue reading

From Keystone XL Pipeline to #DAPL: Jasilyn Charger, Water Protector from Cheyenne River Reservation

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 6, 2017 – As Native American elders fighting the Dakota Access pipeline extinguish the Seven Council Fires at Standing Rock, we speak with Jasilyn Charger, a water protector from Cheyenne River Reservation, who has … Continue reading

Canada’s Trudeau Plans to Work with Trump Admin to Approve Keystone XL, Pu mp Exxon-owned Tar Sands into U.S. | DeSmogBlog

By Steve Horn • Wednesday, December 21, 2016 – 16:21 At a speech given to the Calgary Chamber of Commerce, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he intends to work with President-elect Donald Trump to approve the northern leg … Continue reading

Not a Done Deed: Trump Will Face Legal Barriers in Attempts to Approve Keystone XL

TheRealNews Published on Nov 17, 2016 The environmental movement is up against great odds, but its previous victories in denying the project should encourage it to renew a sense of solidarity and continue struggle against pipelines

Why Dakota Is the New Keystone | Bill McKibben

Dakota Access Pipeline protesters facing police officers in North Dakota this month. Credit Terray Sylvester/Reuters MIDDLEBURY, Vt. — The Native Americans who have spent the last months in peaceful protest against an oil pipeline along the banks of the Missouri … Continue reading

Robert Paine, Ecologist Who Found ‘Keystone Species,’ Dies at 83

By SAM ROBERTS  JUNE 17, 2016 Photo Dr. Robert Paine spent much of his time on the coast of Washington State, studying his “keystone” species theory using starfish. Credit Anne Paine Robert Paine, a groundbreaking, hands-on ecologist who found that … Continue reading

TransCanada’s Plan B ‘Is Truly Keystone XL on Steroids’

Over the course of a single year, the NRDC states, tankers could carry 328 million barrels of tar sands oil down the East Coast—enough oil to fill more than 20,000 Olympic pools.Andrew Priest / Flickr By Deirdre Fulton The pipeline … Continue reading

Have Protests Killed the Keystone XL? TransCanada Asks U.S. for Delay in Face of Likely Rejection

Democracy Now! Published on Nov 3, 2015 The corporation behind the Keystone XL oil pipeline has asked the Obama administration to suspend its long-running review of the controversial project. On Monday, TransCanada told the State Department it wants to wait … Continue reading