It’s important for the international community to work to ensure that whoever rules Nicaragua lives up to these pledges and stops the flow of Colonos into the area while recognizing that many of these are also desperately poor people who will need to be given other options, something the FSLN promised them decades ago.
The deck now stacked against those who have spent years fighting against Keystone XL.
“The winning projects show that great progress is being made on every continent, and they serve as an inspiration to other cities.”
A new, energized pipeline movement has been born. And the fight will soon be over Kinder Morgan.
"Today's announcement may as well have said that Canada is pulling out of the Paris climate agreement."
The incoming Trump administration is leaning toward confrontation and not accommodation in its dealings with Havana.
Trump has vowed to withdraw from diplomatic relations if he believes his new demands go unmet in the future.
These are the riddles at the center of Fidel Castro, resolved conventionally by taking opposing sides: Fidel the savior, Castro the monster.
The Trans-Mountain project would almost triple the amount of tar sands oil flowing to a port near Vancouver, British Columbia.
Eaton says he hopes the research will result in better regulation and risk assessment processes.