31 Jul '14, 12pm

As Keystone XL Dominoes Fall, Time to Arrest Tar Sands Industry via @ecowatch

As Keystone XL Dominoes Fall, Time to Arrest Tar Sands Industry via @ecowatch

Thanks to the courageous and indefatigable efforts of pipeline fighters everywhere, the tide has finally turned on Keystone XL . As it becomes increasingly clear that Keystone XL’s northern leg is not going through, it is time to set our sights on ending all tar sands exploitation. The Obama administration’s latest election year delay on Keystone North is not a victory, but the dominoes continue to fall . Earlier this year, a citizen lawsuit denied TransCanada a route through Nebraska. Last month, it lost its permit through South Dakota. Now it faces a gauntlet of “Cowboys & Indians ” vowing to stop it in its tracks. We cannot let up until Keystone North is vanquished, but all signs point to President Obama nixing TransCanada’s cross-border permit after the November elections. Don’t just take my word for it. On April 23, Rolling Stone contributing editor Jeff Goodell wrote...

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/31/keystone-xl-dominoes-fall-...

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