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  •  Investment in the tar sands fluctuates and it goes (2+ / 0-)
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    down with news of protests. If the protests hurt investment then they are achieving at least that much. Tar Sands extraction and shipment is extremely expensive as well as destructive, that's why former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau turned down a proposal to develop them in 1973.

    Super tankers navigating the coast where fishing and tourism are billion dollar industries, that's where the major opposition is going to come from.

    To thine ownself be true

    by Agathena on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 11:09:37 AM PST

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