07 Nov '11, 2am

"@grist: A message of solidarity to the Keystone XL protesters from @VanJones68: #nokxl"

I wish I could be there, helping you to surround my old workplace. Only unavoidable family obligations are keeping me away; I would be there with you under any other circumstances, and my spirit absolutely is. We have a duty to support the president when he is right (for instance, fighting for the jobs bill). And we have an equal duty to oppose him when he is wrong. And if he is even considering approving this monstrous, planet-killing proposal, President Obama is flat-out, absolutely, and 100 percent wrong. Let the message be clear: We, the People, cannot accept this. If the White House lets the proposal go forward, there should be nonviolent civil disobedience and mass arrests along every mile, foot, and inch of the construction route -- until it is impossible to complete. August was the beginning of the "people's veto" of this whole proposal; we will never give up until...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/politics/2011-11-06-a-message-of-sol...

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