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Mass direct action demands White House reject the Keystone XL

Tristan Brosnan, Socialist Worker, Mar 3 2014 - 09:45

Nearly 400 climate activists were arrested March 2 in Washington, D.C., after zip-tying themselves to the White House fence. The civil disobedience action was the highlight of two days of protest, dubbed #XLDissent by organizers, to demand that the Obama administration reject construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.

XL Dissent! Hundreds arrested at anti-Keystone pipeline protest in US