08 Sep '11, 1am

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Urge Obama to Reject Tar Sands Pipeline

Nobel Peace Prize Winners Urge Obama to Reject Tar Sands Pipeline

His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and seven other Nobel Peace Prize winners have written to President Obama calling on him to reject the proposed Keystone XL pipeline . This letter is yet another sign that the world is waiting for President Obama to make the right decision on the pipeline. From these global luminaries to the community leaders along the proposed pipeline route to the prominent climate scientists who have researched the dangers of producing tar sands oil to the more than 1,250 people who were arrested in the sit-in at the White House , people have made it clear that the pipeline is a dangerous move in the wrong direction. After his announcement last week that he was abandoning stronger limits on air pollution , the president needs to send a clear signal that he values the planet’s future. He can do that by rejecting Keystone XL. The pipel...

Full article: http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/fbeinecke/nobel_peace_p...

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