Unless We Seriously Address Climate Change, the Norm Will Look Like Hurricane Ida

By Jake Johnson, Common Dreams More than a million Louisiana residents were without power Monday morning and at least one person was reportedly killed as Hurricane Ida pummeled the Gulf Coast of the…

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The U.S. Military Is Driving Environmental Collapse Across the Planet

By Sam Carliner, CODEPINK While capitalists are doing their part to fuel global disaster, the Pentagon, one of the bastions of the imperialist state, deserves a notable mention for its role in the…

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Nearly 70 People Arrested for Resisting Line 3 Outside MN Governor’s Mansion

By Julia Conley, Common Dreams Environmental justice campaigners expressed solidarity over the weekend with nearly 70 people who were arrested Saturday by Minnesota law enforcement as they assembled…

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More Than 800 Line 3 Water Protectors Arrested Since Pipeline’s Approval

By Ella Fassler, Truthout This summer, the ocean burned, an ashy haze covered much of North America, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report confirming what we already…

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As Enbridge Funded Their Activities, Minnesota Law Enforcement Shared Intelligence on Line 3 Activists with the Company

By Alleen Brown, The Intercept Police responsible for public safety surrounding the construction of an oil pipeline in Minnesota have repeatedly denied having a close relationship with Enbridge, the…

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Minnesota Water Protectors Surround Capitol – Line 3 Protest

By Jake Johnson, Common Dreams With Enbridge on the verge of completing its multibillion-dollar Line 3 pipeline, thousands of Indigenous leaders and environmentalists brought their protests against…

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Keystone XL, Standing Rock, Line 3: Pipeline Protests Shaping Our World

By Charles Lenchner Earlier this summer, President Biden put the kibosh on the hotly disputed last phase of the Keystone XL pipeline known as KXL. Thus ended one of the most significant mass…

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Why Pipelines Are Bad, Actually

By Ryan Black Despite a global climate emergency that worsens year after year, multinational corporations continue to invest in fossil fuels and build risky oil pipelines across the country — all…

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Mother Earth Revolution: Stop Line 3 Led by Indigenous Women, Two-Spirit, & Young Activists

Interviews By Olivia DiNucci The resistance to stop the Line 3 pipeline and the broader movement is intersectional and intergenerational. Yet, there is power and significance in that the movement is…

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Indigenous Line 3 Activists Link Militarism and Climate Crisis

By Olivia DiNucci and Ryan Black In what’s known as northern Minnesota, environmental activists, under Indigenous leadership, are taking action to stop the Line 3 pipeline. But the protests aren’t…