Today is Earth Day and it is also the final day for public comment on the Keystone XL pipeline. Across the country, opponents have been rallying, carrying out civil disobedience and trying to educate the public on the dangers of the nearly 900-mile long pipeline. As the pipeline will carry tar sands oil from Canada to the Gulf Coast, many are pointing out the difficulties of cleaning up the spill that happened last month in Mayflower, Arkansas and another spill nearly three years ago in Kalamazoo, Michigan that’s still being cleaned up.
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