As posted at onthewilderside by Ian Wilder:
Green Party challenges Keystone XL pipeline conflict of interest in US State Dept. consultant’s environmental impact statement
• Green Party notes recent pipeline ruptures, including Friday’s Canadian crude-oil spill in Arkansas
The Green Party of the United States has sent the U.S. State Department a strongly worded objection to TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline.… Read more ...
This article originally appeared in The Berkshire Beacon, a newspaper published in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. It was reposted to Green Party Watch.
The Berkshire Beacon
March 18, 2013
Jill Stein arrested protesting Keystone XL
The planet is heating up fast – a scientific study published last week reveals global surface temperatures are the hottest they’ve been in 4,000 years, with the rate of warming over the past century greater than any temperature trend over the past 11,000 years.… Read more ...
Original press release and interesting discussion at Firedoglake: here.
As posted by Green Party member Ian Wilder at onthewilderside, below:
Green Party promotes Green New Deal: real action to curb global warming and end oil addiction, create new jobs in energy conservation, alternate energy development, and public transportation
Green Party leaders strongly criticized President Obama’s recent decisions on the controversial tar sands pipeline and EPA smog regulations, calling his support for the Keystone XL Pipeline and withdrawal of smog standards reckless and dangerous to public health and the environment.… Read more ...