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Keystone XL: A Choice Between Big Oil or a Sustainable Planet

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"There are many climate problems a President can't solve, but Keystone XL isn't one of them. It's a choice between Big Oil and a more sustainable planet." As with those historic moments at Stonewall or Selma, "The right answer isn't always somewhere in the middle."

Thanks for all you've done, and thanks for all you'll do.

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Bill McKibben is the author of a dozen books, including The End of Nature and Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future. A former staff writer for The New Yorker, he writes regularly for Harper's, The Atlantic Monthly, and The (more...)

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The Keystone XL pipeline, despite all of its manif... by John Sanchez Jr. on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 9:19:14 AM
about whether we can stave off environmental catas... by intotheabyss on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 10:25:16 AM
sure did wonders for the Oil Industry. After that ... by Paul Repstock on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 10:19:09 PM
I hope others will too.... by intotheabyss on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 10:29:46 AM
With all the concern about pipelines destroying th... by Simon Leigh on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 1:11:24 PM
Black Swans, highly improbable innovations w... by Mark Goldes on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 1:33:28 PM
Bill, Thanks for your inspiring leadership on this... by paulvcassidy on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 5:09:11 PM
Congrats to Bill McKibben on & Opposin... by paulvcassidy on Sunday, Mar 3, 2013 at 5:10:28 PM