Download PDF by Tony Weis,Joshua Kahn Russell: A Line in the Tar Sands

By Tony Weis,Joshua Kahn Russell

ISBN-10: 162963039X

ISBN-13: 9781629630397

Tar sands “development” comes with a big environmental and human expense. yet tar sands opponents—fighting a strong overseas industry—are likened to terrorists; executive environmental scientists are muzzled; and public hearings are hid and rushed.

Yet, regardless of the ambitious political and fiscal energy at the back of the tar sands, many rivals are actively development foreign networks of resistance, hard pipeline plans whereas resisting threats to indigenous sovereignty and democratic participation.

Featuring contributions from Winona LaDuke, invoice McKibben, Naomi Klein, Clayton Thomas-Muller, Harsha Walia, Jeremy Brecher, Crystal Lameman, Melina Laboucan-Massimo, Yves Engler, Cherri Foytlin, Macdonald Stainsby, Yudith Nieto, Greg Albo, Brian Tokar, Jesse Cardinal, Rex Weyler, Jess worthy, and lots of more.

The editors’ proceeds from this booklet can be donated to frontline grassroots environmental justice teams and campaigns.

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