Heather McRobie is a frequent contributor to The Guardian. She is also completing her PhD on the Arab spring and completing her second novel. She has studied and worked on human rights and women's rights issues in Jordan, Germany and Bosnia.
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Thursday, February 21, 2013
The Keystone XL pipeline will only add to Canada's environmental downfall
The choice President Obama has faced in recent weeks – whether to approve the Keystone XL pipeline – has been framed as a choice between losing the support of environmentalists or alienating America's key ally,