Skip to comments.Environmental groups prepare for ‘biggest climate rally in U.S. history’ . . .
Posted on 02/15/2013 6:31:45 AM PST by rightwingintelligentsia
A large global warming protest with a very Canadian connection is scheduled for Sunday February 17th at the White House.
The protest, organized by the Sierra Club and 350.org, is being dubbed as the biggest climate rally in U.S. history and is meant to encourage President Obama to veto the construction of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would carry oil from northern Alberta down to the Gulf of Mexico.
In a telephone interview with Yahoo! Canada News, 350.org's Daniel Kessler said that he is expecting tens of thousands of people including "several groups" from Canada.
Obama is expected to make a decision about the fate of the pipeline within the next two to three months but at this point no one seems quite sure which way he's leaning. During his State of Union address, on Tuesday, the President emphasized his commitment to battling climate change but also touched on the need build energy infrastructure.
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Haven’t seen a large lefty rally in quite some time. Guess they’re trying to get the cobwebs and rust out of their systems. I hope the sanitation workers in DC will be out in force too. We all know how clean and neat lefties are when they protest, lol....
And no counter protest has been organised?
Never underestimate the power of the Big Lie.
This crap is so perfused into virtually every pop-science video, article, even down to National Geographic and tetbooks, that we will be decades ridding ourselves of it, If we aren't tortured by the inquisition for denying the Earth is flat.
Issue them one sheet of toilet paper each...
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