The Keystone XL pipeline is a project would pump over one million barrels of “tar sands” oil from the Alberta Tar Sands, Canada, to Texas every day. The oil in the Keystone pipeline could poison drinking water, threaten the communities it runs through, and wreck the climate.
350 Vermont is helping to coordinate a 4-day expedition from August 28th to the 31st to be a part of this historic action. Local coverage in Seven Days, the Burlington Free Press, Senator Sanders Youtube video. For those that care, there is a Facebook group.
The New York Times came out today with an editorial against the Keystone XL pipeline.