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By Joshua Russell Kahn,Stephen D'Arcy,Stephen Weis

The struggle over the tar sands in North the United States is without doubt one of the such a lot epic environmental and social justice battles of our time, and it's one of many first that has controlled to really explicitly marry difficulty for frontline groups and rapid neighborhood dangers with worry for the way forward for the full planet. together with best voices curious about the fight opposed to the tar sands, A Line within the Tar Sands deals a severe research of the effect of the tar sands and the demanding situations rivals face of their efforts to organise powerful resistance.

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