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When Ordinary People do Extraordinary Things

By Eric Hansen, Wisconsin-based author and activist

A few years back I walked 1,700 miles while researching Wisconsin and Upper Peninsula books, experiencing firsthand many of the magnificent shorelines, sparkling streams and memorable natural areas the current crude oil invasion …


Over 1000+ RSVPs!

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Good news: with more than two weeks to go, well over 1000 people have already signed up to join the Tar Sands Resistance March in St. Paul on June 6th!

That means this will already the biggest action against the

Don’t Want It. Don’t Need It.

Original article found in Coming Clean: The blog of Sierra Club’s Executive Director, Michael Brune.

The controversy over Keystone XL has already had one good outcome: A lot more people have at least heard of tar …


Join Us to Protect What We Love!

by Claire Curran

Claire is the Campaign Coordinator at Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light with a strong background in social and environmental organizing. Claire leads the Policy Advocacy team at MNIPL, coordinates the Communities in Climate Action program, and tells …