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Tar Sands Action

Hours Left for KXL Public Comment

'We are fed up with the State Department’s conflict-ridden, Big Carbon influenced, Keystone XL consideration process'


'Summer Heat': Our Bodies vs Industry's Money, Says Climate Movement

'We need some of you to risk going to jail, and all of you to show up and speak out.'

Jon Queally, staff writer ·


Released Tim DeChristopher Finds a Movement Transformed by His Courage

A climate justice activist's cause for celebration

Melanie Jae Martin ·



Nearly 50 Climate Activists Arrested Outside Obama's White House

We're not protesting against Obama, say groups, we're applying the pressure he's requested

Jon Queally, staff writer ·


With Election Won, Climate Campaigners Fear Obama Reversal on Keystone

'Whose side are you on—' environmentalists ask Obama '—Earth's or Big Oil's'

Common Dreams staff ·


We Stand With Those Who Stand Against Tar Sands Pipeline: An Open Letter

In support of the Tar Sands Blockade


Rain on Our Parade: A Letter to the Dismal Left

'Every minute of every hour of every day you are making the world, you might as do it with generosity and kindness and style.'

Rebecca Solnit ·