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  •  It's generally relevant to let people know that (1+ / 0-)
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    expatjourno

    the tar sands and the pipelines are not strictly Canadian.

    It seems to me that our only hope to stop the Tar Sands and the pipelines is the market. It's a very expensive extraction process both financially and environmentally. Protestors discourage investment.

    Yes why should peoples' aquifer be endangered for multinational profiteers.

    To thine ownself be true

    by Agathena on Fri Jan 24, 2014 at 09:09:12 PM PST

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    •  Relevant to the overall issue, yes! (2+ / 0-)
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      SouthernLiberalinMD, Agathena

      Not to the specific point I was making, which is what I thought you were responding to. But yes, part of the big picture and thanks for pointing it out!

      "When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying the cross." -- Sinclair Lewis

      by expatjourno on Sat Jan 25, 2014 at 01:10:45 AM PST

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