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24 Hours to Stop the Pipeline (Again!)

Posted by in Featured, World News & Events on 13th February, 2012 | 1 Comment

no-kxl-24hrsYou thought we were beyond this didn’t you? Well guess again. It seems unbelievable, but right now, the Senate is considering legislation that would resurrect the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The same pipeline that President Obama sanely rejected last month. Here’s what you can do about it right now.

Count Down to a Thumbs Down on Keystone XL (we hope!)

Posted by in Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 13th January, 2012 | No Comments

photoWait a minute! Hang on! Didn’t we celebrate that Obama announced that the Keystone XL permit decision (whether or not approve TransCanada’s application to build a mega pipeline to transport dirty tar sands oil from northern Alberta to the Gulf of Mexico) was off the agenda until 2013? Yes, we did.

Our Rising Voices are Being Heard

Posted by in Featured, World News & Events on 17th November, 2011 | 2 Comments

#OO_portThis post was originally sent to our News and Action e-mail list. Be the first to get the latest news and alerts from Global Exchange by signing up to our e-mail lists. Our rising voices are being heard! The Mass Day of Action called this week from #OWS is happening, thousands are on the streets today to say enough is […]

Next Tar Sands Action Just Announced

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, World News & Events on 28th September, 2011 | 1 Comment

Photo Credit: Tar Sands Action (video still)On Sunday November 6 the Tar Sands Action will return to Washington DC to send an unmistakable message to the President. Find out more about the upcoming action & how you can get involved.