This is a guest post by KC Golden, originally published on GripOnClimate.org
The big President’s Day rally on the National Mall is more than a Keystone pipeline protest. It’s a statement of principle for climate action.
After a year of unprecedented destruction due to weather extremes, the climate fight is no longer just about impacts in the future. It’s about physical and moral consequences, now. And Keystone isn’t simply a pipeline in the sand for the swelling national climate movement. It’s a moral referendum on our willingess to do the simplest thing we must do to avert catastrophic climate disruption: Stop making it worse.
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