Remember that while the role of humans in the litany of problems we confront tempts us to cynicism, cynicism is obedience. Such obedience acquiesces to an unjust status quo that will be all too happy to see us give up. We can’t. With hope, a better future is possible. Together, with diligent democratic action, we can help turn the possible into the real and current problems into history.
On July 5 and 6, we saw our strategy on how to defeat pipelines affirmed. In those two days, three pipeline projects suffered heavy blows, and behind these events was our national movement led by both grassroots groups and national environmental organizations.