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  • One Group's Strategy to Derail Oil Pipelines, Raise Energy Prices


    Details of a large non-profit’s plans to combat the Keystone XL pipeline have surfaced, and offer some insight into the strategies and tactics of groups looking to combat the use of fossil fuels.

    Canadian news channel Sun News uncovered of a PowerPoint presentation from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund detailing its work with other groups to derail the Keystone XL pipeline and other similar projects it deemed parts of “a globally significant threat.”

    The presentation, written in 2008, describes the allocation of $7 million to environmental non-profits for tactics that include the use of the legislative and legal systems to delay or derail energy production in the United States and Canada, and to “raise the costs” of energy in both nations.

    Here is that presentation in full (click here to view in a new window):

    The strategy has some Canadian commentators fuming at what they see as foreign meddling in their affairs.

    While Rockefeller and other groups are actively working to dismantle Canada’s energy production infrastructure, polling shows that Canadians overwhelmingly support oil pipeline projects. And for good reason: the energy sector employs 230,000 Canadians, and represents nearly 7 percent of the country’s economy.

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    2 Responses to One Group's Strategy to Derail Oil Pipelines, Raise Energy Prices

    1. Bobbie says:

      Who's stepping in here?? Energy prices don't EVER have to go up with Obama to the rescue! He has an election to win!! Better go below $2.75 to be significant.

    2. MarZutra says:

      The sad fact is that this Canadian pipeline should be built to pump the oil to Canadian Oil Refineries for refining and usage in Canada for Canadians with surplus amounts sold on the open market, perhaps with the Americans first up and the Communist nations dead last. The sad fact too is that all these front groups and elitist control over everything from politics, to business to education by these same families/organizations through both front groups and tax exempt foundations according to the Reece Committee investigation. Who cares about C02. More C02, the more food for plants. More plants more food for animals/fish. More fish/animals more food for humans and higher food chain.

      WHERE OUR CANADIAN POLITICIANS AND JUDICIAL SYSTEM? THESE PEOPLE LIKE GEORGE SOROS, AL GORE, CLINTONS ETC. SHOULD BE TRIED UNDER RICO IN THE US AND SIMILARLY HERE IN CANADA WITH ASSETS ANNEXED AND A MEETING WITH THE ROSENBERGS SET UP! my opinions…

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