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Is the anti-Keystone campaign good or bad for the environmental movement?

President Obama’s decision to deny a permit for Keystone XL was celebrated as a huge win by many climate activists. But is the anti-pipeline fight really where enviros should be putting their energies? Opinion is divided (even if you ignore the theatrically outraged Republicans ). Here’s a roundup of different views on Keystone from greens, progressives, energy analysts, bloggers, and one flack for a beer company. It was a big victory “It’s one of the rare days in the 20-year climate fight when scientists can smile and Big Oil has to frown,” wrote Bill McKibben , a driving force behind the anti-Keystone movement (and a member of Grist’s board of directors). It was an uphill battle that most observers thought was futile, and yet activists succeeded. Wins are rare, and high-profile wins are rarer — gotta savor them when you can. The big green groups share this view. It was a...

Full article: http://grist.org/politics/is-the-anti-keystone-campaign-g...

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