21 Sep '11, 2am

Canadian celebrities support @OttawaAction over #tarsands via @treehugger

There comes a time when you need to take a stand. When sending letters and signing petitions isn't enough. When together we must say, "enough is enough -- not on our watch". That time is now. We must act together for the health of our planet, our air, our water, our climate, and our children. On September 26th we need you to come to Ottawa to join a historic action to oppose the tar sands. In a large peaceful protest, many will be risking arrest to tell the Harper government that we don't support his reckless agenda; that we want to turn away from the toxic tar sands industry; and that we oppose the direction he's taking this country. In the U.S., people by the thousands are taking a stand. From Aug 20th to Sept. 3rd, thousands are pledging to risk arrest in daily acts of civil disobedience to convince President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline that would bring dir...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/ottawa-action.php

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