Tar Sands

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Roughly 100 young climate activists and their allies are rallying —with about 20 risking arrest through civil disobedience—outside the Washington, D.C. home of Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday morning, in an attempt to halt the "scandal" of tar sands expansion in the U.S. #MidwestUnrest Tweets Organized by Midwest Unrest —a group of...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
This latest disclosure solidifies Canada's reputation as 'a true petrostate,' said 350.org founder Bill McKibben. (Photo: Peter Blancard/cc/flickr)
Solidifying the country's reputation as a "true petrostate," the government of...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
TransCanada Corporation, the company behind the controversial Keystone XL tar...