29 Aug '11, 11pm

Top NASA Scientist & 140 More Arrested at White House Today at Tar Sands XL Protest [Planetsave] via @DanJCass

The stream of activists willing to get arrested in front of the White House to try to block the development of the Tar Sands XL pipeline in the U.S. continues to flow strong. Today, over 140 activists were arrested, including top NASA climate scientist Dr. James Hansen. The total number of arrested citizens is 522 now. Here are great pictures of today’s event. As you can see, the activists are not just wild young hippies — they are people of all stripes and ages.

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/08/29/top-nasa-scientist-140-m...

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