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Cross-posted with EcoWatch For the past year, most blog posts, action alerts and appeals to “Stop Keystone XL,” “Reject Keystone XL,” “Fight Keystone XL” and “Resist Keystone XL” ...
by Renewable Rider
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 03:13 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
James Hansen , the former NASA climatologist, who left NASA recently to actively advocate for climate change remedies, one of the first scientists to alert us to climate change/global warming back ...
by cwsmoke
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 03:06 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Here's another story I didn't get a chance to cover during the week: http://www.freep.com/article/20130528/NEWS/305280087/Pet-coke-Peters-legislation-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Jun 02, 2013 at 01:07 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Organizing for America supports President Obama on the Keystone XL pipeline, whatever his stance turns out to be, and no matter what grassroots members want. The Web site is still BarackObama.com. ...
by Mokurai
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 29, 2013 at 12:05 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
In the wake of the chained-CPI fiasco, the gutting of the public option in the ACA (let alone single-payer provisions), the sequester and the Grand Bargain madness, the gradual evisceration of Dodd-...
by Tweedledee5
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 04:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Despite having a comfortable lead in the polls: http://www.masslive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/05/democrat_ed_markey_leading_ove.html ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 11:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Received this e-mail from Congresswoman Annie Kuster (D. NH-02) today: Today, the House voted on a bill regarding the controversial ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed May 22, 2013 at 08:30 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
There's a process for approving projects like the Keystone XL pipeline that would carry petroleum from the tar sand deposits of Alberta to the refineries of the Texas Gulf Coast. That process is ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 10:02 AM PDT with 95 Recommends
In the Washington Post Lamar Smith, a Republican, represents Texas’s 21st District in the U.S. House and is chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. He gets right down ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 01:34 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
So will the State Dept. consider the statement of the President of Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (tar sands) Steve Laut when he said: “Long-term, we do need Keystone to be able to grow the ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 52 comments on Tue May 07, 2013 at 05:46 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
This notice is in the Federal Register today and appears to address what rates TransCanada can charge for transporting crude in its pipeline. This notice is posted for the purposes of someone else ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 10:49 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Canadian pipeline company Enbridge wants a Presidential Permit to expand its "Line 67" from Hardesty, Alberta to Superior, WI. That line was originally authorized for about 500,000 barrels per day ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 11:03 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Yes, I'm talking about YOU. Ever since TIME magazine named YOU the ["Person of the Year" http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1570810,00.html] in 2006, YOU have been on a tear. By ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 05:55 PM PDT with 162 Recommends
Received this e-mail from the League of Conservation Voters in support of Congressman Ed Markey's (D. MA-5) campaign for U.S. Senate in the 2013 Massachusetts Special Election:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 07:00 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Darth Issa: Lord Vader, I am giving the Democrats an offer they can't refuse. Darth Vader: Yes... Yes. They will get caught into a trap and then the Imperial army will come down. Darth Issa: ...
by pipsorcle
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Apr 23, 2013 at 05:00 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The earth is perilously close to becoming an uninhabitable wet greenhouse planet where water escapes to space from a wet stratosphere. A ten fold increase in CO2 from pre-industrial levels would ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 02:55 PM PDT with 143 Recommends
First off, I would like to congratulate the Boston Police Department for tracking down and capturing accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for his role in the Boston Marathon Bombing. I admit I don't ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 10:24 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The final tally at the State Department hearing showed one thing loud and clear, folks from Nebraska and all over our great country want President Obama to deny the Keystone XL permit. • Over 1,...
by janefleming
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 12:04 PM PDT with 97 Recommends
This is what real democracy looks like, not some cooked-up version sponsored by lobbyists, fake grassroots groups, and Big Oil. Citizens from all walks of life - environmental activists, Native ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 89 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 02:24 PM PDT with 108 Recommends
Climate Desk Live event focused on the Keystone XL: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 6:30 p.m. at the University of California Washington Center, 1608 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20036. Click ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 03:28 PM PDT with 21 Recommends