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Message to President Obama from L̇̇̇akota youth

March 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Message to President Obama from L̇̇̇akota youth   Youth of the Oceti Sakowin release and deliver this video to President Obama asking him to uphold his commitment to Indigenous youth and to reject Keystone XL. The video is supported by Indigenous Environmental Network, Energy Action Coalition and NO KXL Dakota. Filming, Editing, and music by: Julianna Clifford ( http://www.scattertheirown.com ) Join the campaign and sign the SD youth petition to President Obama: http://action.wearepowershift.org/p/R… For more info: ienearth.org [...]

KXL=Game Over for NYC

November 19, 2014 // 1 Comment

“KEYSTONE XL IS GAME OVER FOR NEW YORK CITY” RALLY AND PRESSER If Keystone XL is built and the tar sands are fully exploited, top climate scientist James Hansen says it means ‘essentially game over’ for the climate. For New York, that means game over for homes, schools and businesses along the city’s shoreline. .   A video by Peter Eliscu © 2014 The Peter Eliscu Archives. All Rights Reserved [...]

Idle No More Supports Burnaby Pipeline Resistance_ Sylvia McAdam Saysewahum

November 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

  Idle No More Canada representative traveled all the way from Saskatchewan to voice full support for the pipeline resistance camp on Burnaby Mountain.. Follow this link to donate to the legal fund for the resistance community currently being sued by kinder Morgan. gofundme.com/gkxn9o Sign petition here to drop the Lawsuit against Trans Mountain Protestors:action.sumofus.org/a/kinder-morgan-lawsuit/?akid=7951.1063882.xmsP3Z&rd=1&sub=fwd&t=1 Letter from Burnaby Mayor letter from Mayor Derek [...]

NEWS BRIEF: The Philadelphia NO KXL Civil Disobedient Action

March 11, 2014 // 1 Comment

The Philadelphia NO KXL Civil Disobedient Action By about 3 PM, on Monday, March 10, 2014, 29 people were arrested in a civil disobedience action while protesting against the Keystone XL pipeline (KXL) at the federal building on Arch and 6th. Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They brought brooms, stood in doorways and began sweeping in front of themselves in an approximately 3 hour display of sweeping away the “corrupt process” and politics that lead to the US State Department’s claim that the pipeline would not cause any “significant” climate damage. By [...]

XL DISSENT: America’s Youth Protest Against The Keystone XL Pipeline

March 8, 2014 // 1 Comment

XL DISSENT: America’s Youth Protest Against The Keystone XL Pipeline On Sunday, March 2, 2014, a group of young people called XL Dissent organized a march from Georgetown University to Lafayette Park, which is opposite the White House, to register their opposition to the possible approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline. Going into more depth than the NEWS BRIEF, this video gives voice to President Obama,  Secretary of State John Kerry, as well as, the young people participating in this action. They include: Ben Thompson of Students for a Just and Stable Future, Hannah Berkowitz, a [...]

NEWS BRIEF: NO KXL! – XL Dissent Washington DC

March 4, 2014 // 1 Comment

NEWS BRIEF: NO KXL! – XL Dissent On Sunday, March 2, 2014, the youthful group “XL Dissent” rallied, marched and then nearly 400 participated in a Civil Disobedience Action at the front fence of the White House at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. They used plastic cuffs to tie themselves to the main gates and continued chanting and singing to President Obama as they were being arrested about stopping the Keystone XL Pipeline that is being planned to be built from Canada through the middle of the US to the Gulf of Mexico. Individually and as a group they stated [...]

Clayton Thomas-Muller Stop Keystone XL – Union Square in NYC

February 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

Clayton Thomas-Muller Stop Keystone XL – Union Square in NYC Clayton Thomas-Muller Stop Keystone XL – Union Square in NYC Friday, the State Department released its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) on Keystone XL, starting the official countdown to a final decision by President Obama on the pipeline. On Monday night, rapid response rallies all around the country were held to make sure President Obama knows we’re still here in full [...]

NEWS BRIEF Stop Keyston XL – Union Square in NYC

February 4, 2014 // 1 Comment

NEWS BRIEF Stop Keyston XL – Union Square in NYC NEWS BRIEF Stop Keyston XL – Union Square in NYC Friday, the State Department released its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) on Keystone XL, starting the official countdown to a final decision by President Obama on the pipeline. On Monday night rapid response rallies all around the country were held to make sure President Obama knows we’re still here in full [...]

No KeyStone XL Washington, DC

November 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

Photographs from the No KeyStone XL  rally in Washington, DC on November 18th, 2012. Just days after Super Storm Sandy hit. Related Articles  What Is XL Dissent? – StudentNation http://www.thenation.com/blog/178340/what-xl-dissent XL Dissent: “We Are Building A Culture of Resistance” – Rainforest Action Network (RAN) [...]