November 12, 2011

12,000 citizens rally in Washington DC to call for the halt on the Keystone XL oil pipeline

Some 12,000 citizens, including renowned activist Dick Gregory and climatologist Dr. James Hansen, rally the first weekend of November 2011 in Washington DC, USA as they call for the government to halt a pipeline that would transport oil from Canadian tar sands to southern US Gulf refineries, due to its harmful effect on people, animals and the environment.

Sources: Examiner, NY Times

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