Northwest Tribes Band Together To Stop Oil-by-Rail

By Ralph Schwartz, -

By Ralph Schwartz for Yes Magazine - There’s no such thing as a good place for an oil-train derailment, but this year’s June 3 spill outside Mosier, Oregon, could have been worse if the 16 oil [...]

Protesters Arrested For Blocking Railroad In Call For Oil-by-Rail Moratorium

By Phil McKenna, -

By Phil McKenna for Inside Climate News - Twenty-one activists were arrested in Vancouver, Wash. on Saturday in a protest calling for a permanent moratorium on shipping oil by rail in Oregon and [...]

Nationwide Resistance To Crude Oil ‘Bomb Trains’ Gaining Momentum

By Justin Mikulka, -

By Justin Mikulka for Desmog Blog - The speed and scale with which the oil and rail industries created the North American oil-by-rail infrastructure was impressive. And amazingly under the radar [...]