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Katy Hall

Keystone XL May Only Support 35 Permanent Jobs, New Report Says | Katy Hall | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green

If President Barack Obama approves the Keystone XL project, the 875-mile pipeline extension from the oil sands in Alberta, Canada, through Nebraska co...

Dirty Little Secrets

Lisa Longo | Posted 05.05.2013 | Green
Lisa Longo

Think about it, if oil and gas is really that good for us, why is the American Petroleum Institute and natural gas alliance spending millions to convince you?

Lucia Graves

'What If You've Got The Obama Pipeline And It Leaks?' | Lucia Graves | Posted 03.05.2013 | Green

Environmentalists seeking to block the proposed Keystone XL pipeline's revised route are appealing to President Barack Obama's sense of history as muc...

Where Is the Climate Leadership? We Need to Get It Right on Keystone XL

Robert Redford | Posted 05.04.2013 | Green
Robert Redford

It is time to take a hard stance on Keystone XL. We need a clear evaluation of the damage to our health and environment that will result from this dirty energy project. And then we need to reject the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline.

Public to President: Reject Keystone

Michael Northrop | Posted 04.22.2013 | DC
Michael Northrop

Thank you, Mr. President, for lighting the fire with your words. It is very exciting to think you will be doing the same with your actions.

Keystone XL Pipeline Work Delayed, Nebraska Utility Says

AP | Posted 04.19.2013 | Green

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska utility says the new route for a proposed oil pipeline that would carry Canadian crude oil through the state will d...

My Global Warming Story and the State of the Union

Margie Alt | Posted 04.13.2013 | Green
Margie Alt

Just a few weeks ago, the boardwalk on Long Beach, New York was dismantled. The boardwalk's fixtures -- bike riders, strollers, and elderly bench-sitters -- are gone.

The World's Greatest Sledding Hills

Posted 01.23.2013 | Travel

Because sometimes your backyard just won't cut it.

Another Looming Cliff of Grave Consequence

Robert Redford | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green
Robert Redford

This is a time for climate leadership. So, instead of a shoddy Keystone XL environmental review, the first major climate action for this Administration's second term should be to set limits on climate change pollution from power plants. That is the kind of action that makes sense.

Keystone XL, 'I Drink Your Milkshake,' and Climate Change

Daniel Kessler | Posted 03.04.2013 | Green
Daniel Kessler

Want to know how the Keystone XL will drive up climate emissions? Just ask the banks that are needed to fund dirty tar sands pipeline projects.

What Ski Resorts Are Doing To Make Post 50s Happy

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.01.2012 | Fifty

Have baby boomers, who made skiing popular in the 1960s and 1970s, reached their demographic peak on the slopes? After all, what person over 50 wants ...

Cycling Along the Keystone Pipeline: Hartington, Neb.

Carol Hsin | Posted 09.29.2012 | College
Carol Hsin

Hartington became a stop on my cycling journey because opponents of the proposed extension, Keystone XL, have cited the leaks there as reasons to be wary of XL.

Rocket Trike Diaries: Week 10

Tom Weis | Posted 08.11.2012 | Green
Tom Weis

Rocket Trike Diaries is a 10 week video tour of the 2011 "Ride for Renewables: No Tar Sands Oil On American Soil!" Join Tom Weis as he pedals 2,150 miles through America's heartland in support of landowners fighting TransCanada's toxic Keystone XL tar sands pipeline scheme.

Cycling Along the Keystone Pipeline: Patoka, IL

Carol Hsin | Posted 06.05.2012 | College
Carol Hsin

Rows of large white cylinders in wire fences plastered with no-trespassing signs and the names of oil companies signaled that I had reached the end terminal of the Keystone pipeline.

Obama's Secretive Keystone XL Decision

Ken Blackwell | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

The oppressive monster known as the Environmental Protection Agency is not just killing jobs these days -- it is intentionally avoiding transparency that may shed light on the political motivations behind the agency's actions.

House GOP Passes Bill With Controversial Addition

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The House on Wednesday approved a Republican bill aimed at keeping alive prospects for enacting an overhaul of federal transportati...

Keystone Pipeline: Facts and Fictions

Christopher F. Jones | Posted 05.22.2012 | Green
Christopher F. Jones

If we cannot agree to say no to projects that will entrench the use of fossil fuel energy -- even if they offer some short-term benefits -- we cannot hope to prevent global warming.

Obama Defends Handling Of Keystone Decision

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.22.2012 | Green

CUSHING, Okla. — President Barack Obama firmly defended his record on oil drilling Thursday, ordering the government to fast-track an Oklahoma p...

Obama To Push U.S. Agencies On Keystone XL Permit

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2012 | Green

* Southern Keystone line would drain oil glut in central U.S. * Memo builds on executive order issued in January * Tran...

Will Obama Expedite A Portion Of Keystone?

Posted 03.20.2012 | Green

President Barack Obama's visit to Cushing, Okla. on Thursday may cause quite a stir among environmental activists fighting the Keystone XL pipeline. ...

Despite Uniting Behind Obama, Unions Face Bitter Divisions

AP | By SAM HANANEL | Posted 03.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Unions may be united in working to re-elect President Barack Obama, but their leaders also are trying to repair bitter divisions over hi...

Joshua Hersh

Keystone XL Contract Reveals More Evidence Of Conflict Of Interest | Joshua Hersh | Posted 03.09.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The contract assigning a third-party company to investigate the environmental impacts of the Keystone XL project adds to questions about...

Lucia Graves

Keystone XL Bill Thwarted By Senate Dems | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Senate on Thursday narrowly rejected a GOP provision to fast-track the construction of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. The amend...

Democrats And Republicans Battle Over Gas Prices

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 05.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans and Democrats are again battling over rising gas prices. At a hearing Wednesday, Republicans and oil indu...

An Anti-Worker Union

Ken Blackwell | Posted 04.29.2012 | Business
Ken Blackwell

Union leaders supporting construction of the Keystone XL pipeline understand that supporting jobs for their members is the reason the unions exist, not to join with the enemy and fight against their own members' best interests.