First Nation supporters including activists and artists organized a "Love Water Not Oil" tour to present concerns about the proposed Enbridge pipeline expansions in northern Minnesota.
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Lots of oil and a shaky or non-existent infrastructure is cause for lots of worry in the North Country.
The National Wildlife Federation estimated that even with a shut-off time of eight minutes after a rupture, as much as 1.5 million gallons could spill from this pipeline into the Straits of Mackinac.
Among the countries weakening the text was that former environmental leader: Canada. But inspiration also comes from Canada.
Within our own country, blizzards have left people without water, power and basic services. People are dying, and yet, our own broadcast media doesn't see fit to cover this? I don't get it.
Americans don't understand the environmental and human consequences of feeding our insatiable appetite for fuel from closer to home: Canada.
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