|Re: FW: FW: Breaking Bad News: Keystone XL Pipeline||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Scott Jackson (sjackzen46gmail.com)|
|Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:01:08 -0800 (PST)|
Thanks for the heads-up, Madeline. A call has been put out by 350.org and Credo Action, among others, for nationwide protest vigils on Monday evening, and I've asked a couple of MN350 leaders about local actions. I'll send out the information when I get it. Scott Jackson sjackzen46 [at] gmail.com On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 4:22 PM, MADELINE SIMON <madeline-mpls [at] msn.com>wrote: > I hate listservs that work like this. I'll try to put in appropriate > links. > > > > Peace, > Madeline > > > From: madeline-mpls [at] msn.com > > Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:13:08 -0600 > > Subject: [CCC] FW: Breaking Bad News: Keystone XL Pipeline > > CC: fusclimate [at] justcomm.org > > To: madeline-mpls [at] msn.com > > > This is serious! It is already catastrophic for Canada. > > > Peace, > > Madeline > > > Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:35:29 -0500 > > From: info [at] rootsaction.org > > To: madeline-mpls [at] msn.com > > Subject: Breaking Bad News: Keystone XL Pipeline > > > It's classic. Wait till > late on a Friday to announce a reprehensible decision in hopes of > minimizing the uproar in response. But the extreme climate crisis doesn't > take weekends off. And neither do we. > > > A State Department report > has just declared that the environmental impact of the Keystone XL tar > sands pipeline would be acceptable. This clears a path for Secretary of > State John Kerry to give his approval to the pipeline. > > > Click here to tell Kerry and > President Obama we will not stand for this project moving forward! > http://act.rootsaction.org/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=9173 > > > Scientists agree with the > assessment of James Hansen that exploitation of the tar sands would be a > catastrophe for the climate. This is a planetary emergency -- and right now > this is a political emergency. > > > Take action now! > > > "Significant impacts to most > resources are not expected along the proposed Project route assuming the > following," reads the State Department report, before listing a series of > improbable assumptions. > > > > No wonder they waited for Friday afternoon! > > > Please forward this email > widely right now to anyone who cares about the future of the earth! > > > -- The RootsAction.org team > > > P.S. RootsAction is an > independent online force endorsed by Jim Hightower, Barbara Ehrenreich, > Cornel West, Daniel Ellsberg, Glenn Greenwald, Naomi Klein, Bill Fletcher > Jr., Laura Flanders, former U.S. Senator James Abourezk, Coleen Rowley, > Frances Fox Piven, and many others. > > > P.P.S. This work is only > possible with your financial support. Please donate: > > https://salsa.wiredforchange.com/o/6503/p/salsa/donation/common/public/?donate_page_KEY=4740&track=e_158353 > > > Background: > > > > U.S. State Department: Final > Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement > http://keystonepipeline-xl.state.gov/finalseis/index.htm > > > > James Hansen: Game Over for > the Planet > http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/10/opinion/game-over-for-the-climate.html > > > http://www.rootsaction.org/ > > _________________________________________________________________ > > To unsubscribe, modify your subscription options, or visit archives, > please visit: > > http://lists.cohousing.org/mailman/listinfo/fusclimate > > _________________________________________________________________ > To unsubscribe, modify your subscription options, or visit archives, > please visit: > http://lists.cohousing.org/mailman/listinfo/fusclimate >
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