23 Aug '11, 2pm

Photo Essay on Canada's Filthy Tar Sands - This Is Why Keystone XL Must Be Stopped

, an excellent photographer and friend of DeSmogBlog, has compiled this great visual essay on Canada's filthy tar sands to show people just a few of the reasons why the disastrous Keystone XL pipeline must be rejected by the Obama administration. Robert's photos are accompanied by quotes from First Nations' people whom he interviewed on a recent trip to the Alberta tar sands. First Nations communities living near the industrial tar sands development suffer the worst of the impacts, a fact often overlooked by the mainstream media.

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/photo-essay-canada-s-filthy-tar...

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