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Help Plant “Seeds of Resistance” Against the Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipelines

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We’re planting “Seeds of Resistance” to help grassroots communities who are fighting Big Oil and working to protect our land, water and climate. Donate to spread the “Seeds of Resistance” We need to raise $3,000 to help cover travel and logistical expenses, to send Ponca Nation member and Bold Oklahoma coordinator Mekasi Horinek Camp, Nebraska farmer... Read More

Tell Warren Buffett: Stop Blocking the Sun, Support Small Rooftop and Farm Solar


Warren Buffett’s utilities — along with others across the country — are mounting a coordinated effort to block the astounding growth of small, rooftop solar being installed by homeowners, farmers, ranchers and small businesses. (1) It’s a cynical effort to eliminate competition for Warren’s own businesses, instead of complementing the investments being made by citizens... Read More

Nebraska farmer leaders in Keystone XL battle call for 100% clean energy for all


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Nebraska 402-705-3622, Nebraska farmer leaders in Keystone XL battle call for 100% clean energy for all Massive “crop art” installation carves clean energy message into 80-acre cornfield Neligh, Nebraska — Nebraska farmers and ranchers, who made international headlines standing up to the Keystone XL pipeline, joined... Read More

83% of Bold Nebraska-Endorsed Candidates Advance in May 10 Nebraska Primary Election


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, 402-705-3622, 83% of Bold Nebraska-Endorsed Candidates Advance in May 10 Nebraska Primary Election Lincoln — Eighty-three percent of the candidates who received an endorsement and support from Bold Nebraska and the New Energy Voter PAC advanced in their Primary Election races on Tuesday to the... Read More

Wisconsin Politicians Should Listen to Landowners

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Pipeline company Enbridge has been working to make Wisconsin a super-highway for tarsands. While making plans to expand their octopus of pipelines that crosses farmland and lakes, Enbridge was also secretly working with the Wisconsin state legislature to expand eminent domain authority. Landowners are organizing against Enbridge. Many of the landowners already have FOUR pipelines... Read More

Climate Scientist Dr. James Hansen to Speak at Berkshire Shareholder Meeting in Omaha

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 20, 2016 CONTACT: Dr. James Hansen, Mark Vasina, Nebraska Peace Foundation 402-890-6958, Jane Kleeb, Bold Nebraska 402-705-3622,   Climate Scientist James Hansen to Speak at Berkshire Hathaway Meeting Omaha — Internationally renowned climate expert Dr. James Hansen will be in Omaha Saturday, April 30 to speak at the 2016 Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting.... Read More

Whistleblower: Bad Welds Will Cause More Tar Sands Pipeline Spills


For Immediate Release: April 18, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb,, 402-705-3622 David Turnbull,, 202-316-3499 Andy Pearson,, 612-600-5951 Winona LaDuke,, 218-280-1720 Lindsay Meiman,, 347-460-9082 Jonathon Berman,, 202-297-7533 Dallas Goldtooth,, 708-515-6158 Aldo Seoane,, 605-319-8151 Whistleblower: Bad Welds Will Cause More Tar Sands Pipeline Spills According to a TransCanada whistleblower, the... Read More

April 30: Book Signing With Ken Ilgunas, Pipeline Walker & Author of “Trespassing Across America”

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Join us on Saturday, April 30th at Chances ‘R’ Restaurant in Y0rk, Nebraska for a book signing, talk and meet-and-greet with Ken Ilgunas, who many Pipeline Fighters know from his walk along the length of the Keystone XL pipeline route. Ken has just published “Trespassing Across America,” a book that chronicles his walk along the... Read More

Nebraska Public Service Commission Hires Former TransCanada Employee


If past experience predicts the future, one can assume Scott Coburn was given a monetary bonus from TransCanada to secure his position as an employee for the Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC).   Interestingly enough, he is taking a significant pay cut from his $120,000 job with Enbridge, where he works from home!  The Lincoln Journal... Read More

PETITION: Shut TransCanada’s Keystone Down and Investigate Pipeline Integrity


When it was constructed in 2010, TransCanada predicted its Keystone pipeline would leak once every seven years. The pipeline actually leaked *12* times during just its first year of operation. (1) The Keystone pipeline has now experienced more than 30 spills since it launched in 2010 — including the most recent 17,000-gallon tarsands and benzene... Read More

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