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Obama is Caught Between Friends in Keystone Pipeline Fight

wiseone Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 9:10 AM
For bitoubush, Re: "You wouldn't know wilderness if you tripped over it, you wanna be soldier boy." I have been to the Oil Sands of Alberta. Have you? You're the one who wouldn't know what it looks like if you tripped over it.
bitoubush Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 3:13 PM
So you should be aware of the wholesale destruction going on, pretty soon there will not be any wilderness left.

A brief moment on February 13 showed why President Obama can't win when it comes to the Keystone XL pipeline. In front of the White House, protesters led by actress Daryl Hannah and the head of the Sierra Club demanded that Obama kill the project. Just a few blocks away, the head of the AFL-CIO's powerful Building and Construction Trades Department joined with the American Petroleum Institute to demand that Obama approve it.

Obama's friends in the environmental movement and Hollywood on one side. Obama's friends in Big Labor allied with his enemies in Big Oil on the other. What's a...