Monthly Archive: January 2014

TX and OK Residents Start New Chapter as KXL South Begins Hazardous Materials Transport Through Region

TX and OK Residents Start New Chapter as KXL South Begins Hazardous Materials Transport Through Region Shoddy KXL South Pipeline Connects Communities United in Opposition to Tar Sands The highly anticipated startup of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline has not deterred impacted residents from beginning a new chapter in advocating for the safety and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/kxlsouthstartup/

Grassroots Resistance to Keystone XL Start Up

Update: Jan. 23rd – Watch this excellent TV coverage on KTRE KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas ________ For Immediate Release: Wednesday January 22nd, 2014 Contact:  Maya Lemon, NacSTOP, 936-645-5400, lemon.maya[at]gmail.com For the past three years East Texans have built a grassroots movement opposing the Keystone XL Pipeline South. NacSTOP (Nacogdoches County Stop Tar Sands …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/grassroots-resistance-to-keystone-xl-start-up/

Video: Texas Residents React to KXL South Startup — Call for Solidarity

After years of community resistance, TransCanada recently announced that the Keystone XL South tar sands pipeline in Texas and Oklahoma will startup around January 22, 2014. Watch this video of East Texas residents most impacted by the threat of toxic tar sands spills react to the announcement on this Al Jazeera America coverage “Controversy Surrounds Keystone XL Pipeline,” …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/aljazeera/

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