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Sonali Kolhatkar

Sonali Kolhatkar

Sonali Kolhatkar is the host of “Rising Up With Sonali,” a television and radio show on Free Speech TV and Pacifica stations. This commentary was produced by the Economy for All project at the Independent Media Institute and adapted by OtherWords.org.

COMMENTARY
A protestor outside the MN Public Utilities Commission hearing on Enbridge’s Line 3 in downtown St Paul, MN | Lorie Shaull, Flickr

We don’t need another oil pipeline

By: - June 24, 2021

A decades-old pipeline called Line 3, run by the Canadian company Enbridge, is in the midst of a controversial upgrade. That has sparked fierce resistance from indigenous communities living along the route. Line 3 is being replaced to transport nearly 800,000 barrels of dirty tar sands crude oil per day from Alberta, Canada to Superior, […]