Re: FW: FW: Breaking Bad News: Keystone XL Pipeline
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
>
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> >                                             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
>
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