Many Communities are Uniting against the Heavy Hauls. This weekend in Portland, Indigenous tribes from the Northwest gathered to protest tar sands equipment shipments.
Native Americans gather in Portland to protest oil sands shipments
Members of tribes from across the Northwest protested Sunday at Kelley Point Park against Imperial Oil’s efforts to move oil-factory modules from South Korea to Alberta, Canada, through the Columbia River and U.S. 12. They say the shipments — and the oil factory they’ll create — are dangerous to t