BREAKING: Construction of Keystone XL Begins, Met by Day of Action Across Texas and Oklahoma

August 16, 2012 via Tar Sands Blockade

Tar sands giant TransCanada has quietly begun construction on the southern leg of the Keystone XL— and right now organizers across Texas and Oklahoma are mobilizing a regional Day of Action in response to the industry’s toxic land grab.

Early this morning in East Texas, organizers braved bulldozers to unravel a banner reading: “No Tar Sands In Texas.”

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