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Add 50 more to the 70 arrested yesterday at the Tar Sands Pipeline Protest in front of White House. The group said this pipeline is the most important environmental decision of Obama’s presidency. As my friend Ben Jervey notes, “from extraction to transportation to refining to combustion, it’s the dirtiest oil on the planet. From a climate perspective, the Alberta tar sands contain enough carbon to lock the planet into climate chaos. In the words of NASA climatologist Jim Hansen, ‘if the tar sands are thrown into the mix it is essentially game over.’” 
Read on: Tar Sand Action, The Many Problems w/Tar Sands Pipelines, and Tar Sands Pipelines ‘safety conditions’ are smoke and mirrors.
Photo: Vermont environmental author & activist Bill McKibben

Add 50 more to the 70 arrested yesterday at the Tar Sands Pipeline Protest in front of White HouseThe group said this pipeline is the most important environmental decision of Obama’s presidency. As my friend Ben Jervey notes, “from extraction to transportation to refining to combustion, it’s the dirtiest oil on the planet. From a climate perspective, the Alberta tar sands contain enough carbon to lock the planet into climate chaos. In the words of NASA climatologist Jim Hansen, ‘if the tar sands are thrown into the mix it is essentially game over.’” 

Read on: Tar Sand ActionThe Many Problems w/Tar Sands Pipelines, and Tar Sands Pipelines ‘safety conditions’ are smoke and mirrors.

Photo: Vermont environmental author & activist Bill McKibben

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  13. wreckandsalvage said: McKibbon went down there to get arrested, looks like he achieved his goal. Middlebury U is completely behind him, which is why I LoVermont!
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