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'Man Who Crushed Keystone' Is
Targeting Fossil Fuels in Anti-
Apartheid-Style Campaign

National Journal, by Coral Davenport

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/7/2012 7:16:18 PM

Bill McKibben is arguably the most successful environmental activist in America. In 2011, as Washington’s green groups licked their wounds over their failure to push Congress to pass a climate-change bill, McKibben organized thousands of protesters to rally outside the White House against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, a 1,700-mile conduit for oil from Canada’s tar sands to Gulf Coast refineries. Hundreds were arrested—including McKibben himself—during the multi-day rallies, in which protesters stood four and five deep as they wound a black plastic “pipeline” around the White House. But it worked—McKibben successfully marshaled President Obama’s political

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This is one sick, twisted fascist. He is the face of the Democrat party.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Native Texan, 11/7/2012 7:33:49 PM     (No. 8998076)

Take his car, heat,AC, electricity and see how he fairs.
He only wants us to do without not him.
Run him out of this country or lock him up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: enuf8, 11/7/2012 7:41:00 PM     (No. 8998085)

These wackos need to have everything fossil fuel related, whether it to power their auto to heating their home and to any and everything else produced-----that includes food items transported from one location to another removed from their use. Then, let's see how long they continue to protest.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: crimea river, 11/7/2012 8:17:09 PM     (No. 8998169)

This guy would look perfect in a Mao suit. Et tu, Desmond Tutu, shame on you. How many of your people can live without coal, wood or gas?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/7/2012 9:21:00 PM     (No. 8998270)

Time to go Roman on these guys.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: D S Craft, 11/7/2012 11:25:53 PM     (No. 8998474)

Bill McKibben
660 Wagon Wheel Rd
Ripton, VT 05766

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Phil_hk, 11/8/2012 12:43:54 AM     (No. 8998545)

You'll notice most the red states are in warmer climates.

Go ahead. Cut off power to Ohio and Minnesota.





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Reply 7 - Posted by: veritas, 11/8/2012 1:16:05 AM     (No. 8998565)

Aren't you glad one wack-a-doo can "get a bug" and create big changes in your life "because"?

And why isn't he walking around making speeches, "Look at me! I'm going to change your life expectancy from 80-85 years to 35-40! But the air will be 'cleaner'!" As if a natural component of air is a contaminant. As if humanity's micro-contribution to it not only tips the scales, but flings them down the street.

Had enough?

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