Keystone pipeline

indigenous rights

Indigenous Women on the Ongoing Fight Against Colonialism and Capitalism

We spoke to Native organizers and activists about the legacy and future of the fight for indigenous rights in light of the Keystone pipeline spill.
Sarah Lyons

Why a massive oil spill couldn't stop the Keystone XL pipeline

Despite their costly environmental impacts, oil spills like the recent one in South Dakota weren’t a factor in the decision to approve the Keystone XL.
Sarah Sax

How Is Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Going to Work with President Trump?

Regardless of their prospective differences, Trump and Trudeau would be just another pairing in a long list of presidents and prime ministers who personally and politically reviled each other.
Justin Ling
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Obama Has Officially Axed the Keystone XL Pipeline Plan

On Friday, the president said "shipping dirtier crude oil into our country would not increase America's energy security."
Helen Donahue
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hillary Clinton Finally Comes Out Against the Keystone XL Pipeline

The former Secretary of State said the pipeline is a "distraction from the important work we have to do to combat climate change."
River Donaghey
the Earth Died Screaming Issue

Photos of the People in the Path of the Keystone XL Pipeline

Some view it as their savior, others as a project that will hasten their demise.
Pete Voelker

Line 61, the Oil Pipeline That Will Dwarf Keystone XL

An oil pipeline in Wisconsin is quietly poised to transport more Canadian tar sands oil than Keystone. And almost no one outside the state is talking about it.
Jason Louv

Why Obama's Keystone Veto Doesn't Mean Anything for Climate Change

Environmental activists may have killed the pipeline for now, but as the Keystone saga drags on, the root causes of climate change go unchecked.
Eric Holthaus

Native American Tribes Are Ready to Go to War over the Keystone Pipeline

Opponents of the Keystone XL have managed to stall construction of the pipeline again on Tuesday, but their fight isn't over yet.
Allie Conti

The Program Big Oil's PR Firm Uses to 'Convert Average Citizens'

Edelman runs software called the Grassroots Multiplier that it claims can "convert average citizens" into pro-oil "true champions."
Brian Merchant

Democrats Aren't Doing Their Part to Fight Climate Change

They don't deny science like many Republicans, but they're not exactly saving the world either.
Matt Taylor

VICE News Capsule - Wednesday, April 23

UN visits massacre site in South Sudan, Nigerian parents search for teens, Cambodian security forces attack, Keystone XL protesters in D.C.