Fwd: Did you see the New York Times article?
From: Scott Jackson (sjackzen46gmail.com)
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2014 14:08:40 -0800 (PST)
This just came to me from 350.org. I hope the article lifts you as well.
MN350's next Tar Sands Team meeting is on Thursday, January 30, at 6:30 pm
at 2104 Stevens Ave S, Minneapolis. MN350's next Community Meeting is on
Wednesday, January 29, at 6:30 pm at the Whittier Rec Center, 425 W 26th
St, Minneapolis. I plan to attend both. Perhaps I'll see you at one or both.

Scott Jackson
sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com

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From: May Boeve - 350.org <350 [at] 350.org>
Date: Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 2:18 PM
Subject: Did you see the New York Times article?
To: Scott Jackson <sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com>

 Dear friends,

Next week is going to be a big one -- President Obama is giving his State
of the Union speech, and we're hitting the home stretch of the fight to
stop the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.

*To get fired up for what's next, check out the front-page New York Times
article that JUST came out about an hour ago.* The headline: "Keystone XL
Pipeline Fight Lifts Environmental
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Thanks, and talk more very very soon,


P.S. I also wanted to note an important development: a few days ago, the
Southern leg of Keystone XL started making deliveries of tar sands oil to
refineries in Texas. The Northern leg is still President Obama’s call to
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