Treating protest as terrorism: US plans crackdown on Keystone XL activists
Repeated mass arrests led to a litany of charges, but hundreds were eventually dismissed due to lack of evidence. The Keystone XL is an oil pipeline system in Canada and the United States, commissioned in 2010 and now owned solely by TransCanada Corporation. Documents suggest an aggressive response to possible protests against the oil pipeline amid fears of another Standing Rock. Will Parrish and Sam Levin explore in the Guardian.
From The Guardian