Oil Train Opponents Demonstrate in Cities Across the Country
San Francisco Bay Area
29 Aug 2016 22:33 GMT
On July 6, activists in Sacramento held a vigil memorializing the 47 people killed in Canada in the Lac-Mégantic Disaster three years ago. The Sacramento Oil Trains Coalition, including 350 Sacramento, ANSWER, Sac Activist School, and STAND, organized the event. The Central Valley rally and vigil was one of over 40 actions the same week across the U.S. demanding a halt to plans to run these explosive "bomb trains," carrying fracked Bakken crude oil from South Dakota, through cities across the nation.
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