Exxon Tar Sands Oil Pipeline Burst In Arkansas, Raises Questions About Keystone XL

Exxon Oil Spill in ArkansasApril 2, 2013 – Segment 3

We talk to May Boeve, Executive Director and Co-Founder of 350.org; and Marty Cobenais, Indigenous Environmental Network pipeline campaigner from Bemidji, Minnesota, about Arkansas, where an Exxon oil pipeline burst and spilled oil into communities in Mayflower. Many are saying that this rupture brings the plan for the Keystone XL Pipeline, which President Obama is expected to weigh in on soon, into question.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

The Marc Steiner Show currently airs on The Real News Network. The show covers the topics that matter, engaging real voices, from Charm City to Cairo and beyond. Email us to share your comments with us.