Monthly Archive: May 2015

May 27

BREAKING: Disruption at Michigan Policy Conference Calls Attention to Aging Mackinac Pipeline

Disruption at the Michigan Policy Conference!

Mackinac Island — Wednesday, May 27th, 2015, 1pm — a group of concerned individuals from across the state of Michigan have just converged at the start of the 2015 Michigan Policy Conference to draw attention to the aging crude oil pipeline known as “Line 5”. Three MICATS organizers disrupted Governor Rick Snyder as he was …

Continue reading »

May 15

Respect Dinosaur Graves

Divest from Enbridge

In the spirit of other divestment campaigns such as the International Solidarity Movement around ending the occupation of Palestine, the anti-apartheid divestment movement in South Africa and the growing movement to divest from fossil fuels, Michigan Coalition Against Terrible Stuff is calling on two big financial institutions to divest from Enbridge. We are urging both …

Continue reading »

May 06

New Michigan Pipeline Secrecy Bill Slammed; Industry Proposal Would Hide Safety Records


Legislation Would Conceal Pipeline Inspections, Put Great Lakes At Risk This release was jointly done by the Sierra Club, Clean Water Action and FLOW (For Love Of Water) Tuesday, May 5, 2015 — LANSING, MI — Citizens groups sharply criticized proposed legislation introduced today that would permanently block public access to pipeline safety records in …

Continue reading »