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Lessons Learned from the Keystone Pledge of Resistance

It’s hard to believe that five years have passed since I signed the Keystone Pledge of Resistance and was trained as an Action Leader. I learned a great deal, and connected with a large number of people during the years … Continue reading

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Keystone Pledge of Resistance video project

Derek Glass, Glass Web Projects, has helped our Keystone Pledge of Resistance efforts tremendously by engaging one of his interns, Andrew Burger, to help me create this video animation which explains what the Keystone Pledge of Resistance is all about, … Continue reading

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Keystone Pledge of Resistance video

Glass Web Projects, with animator Andrew Burger, just finished working with me to produce this video of the story of the Keystone Pledge of Resistance. Keystone Pledge of Resistance

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Keystone XL is dead

In some ways it feels like more than eight years have passed since I signed the Keystone Pledge of Resistance and was trained as an Action Leader. I learned a great deal, and connected with a large number of people … Continue reading

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How Defeating Keystone XL Built a Bolder, Savvier Climate Movement

Yesterday’s article, How Defeating Keystone XL Built a Bolder, Savvier Climate Movement by Nick Engelfried in Waging Nonviolence is a well written history of the struggles over the past decade to defeat the Keystone XL pipeline. A lot is being … Continue reading

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Keystone XL Pipeline Permit Canceled

There have been so many times we thought the Keystone XL pipeline was stopped, only to see it revived. Yesterday President Biden canceled it’s permit, and I hope that is finally the end of the pipeline. Brings to a close … Continue reading

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Keystone XL Pipeline Resistance Continues

You are encouraged to help resist the Keystone XL Pipeline by submitting your comments to the U.S. State Department before August 29th. Nationwide resistance to TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline began when the Rainforest Action Network (RAN), CREDO, and The Other … Continue reading

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I speak about Keystone

Today I came across the video below. This was taken at a gathering of water protectors who had been working together in Indianapolis for about a year, in solidarity with those at Standing Rock. We were gathered on the grounds … Continue reading

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Civil Disobedience – Keystone Pipeline

Having concluded my draft resistance story, yesterday I briefly discussed nonviolence and the civil rights movement of the 1960s that was occurring at that same time. Nonviolence is not simply a political strategy, but meant to be how you live … Continue reading

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Creative Resistance

We are literally in a life and death struggle against the fossil fuel industry.  The industry’s global financial and political reach is massive, and infrastructure is everywhere.  The industry has spent millions and millions of dollars to cover up the environmental … Continue reading

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