27 Feb '12, 6pm

Building Texas leg of Keystone XL "is a nifty excuse to steal some land by eminent domain" #noKXL #350ppm

Building Texas leg of Keystone XL "is a nifty excuse to steal some land by eminent domain" #noKXL #350ppm

The latest attempts to revive the Keystone XL zombie were announced this Monday afternoon, and like previous resurrection efforts, this revival attempt will be met with fierce opposition. In a press release, the Canadian pipeline company TransCanada said that it will move forward with construction of the southern half of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline from Cushing, Okla., to Texas refineries and reapply for a cross-border permit for the northern half of the pipeline from the Alberta tar sands down to the mid-west. 350.org founder Bill McKibben, who has led protests against Keystone XL, gave the following response to the news: “Transcanada's decision to build its pipe from Oklahoma to Texas is a nifty excuse to steal some land by eminent domain. It doesn't increase tar sands mining because there's still no pipe across the Canadian border, but it's the usual ugly power g...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/new-chapter-fight-again...

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