Gallery: Al Gore Calls on President Obama to Veto Keystone XL “Atrocity...

 

The biggest decision of President Obama’s two-term presidency looms ahead, and environmentalists are increasingly concerned that Obama will cave to fossil fuel interests and approve the Keystone XL pipeline. Now we can add former vice president Al Gore to the growing chorus of enviros who are calling on Obama to veto the tar sands pipeline. In an interview with The Guardian last week, Gore described the proposed pipeline “an atrocity,” and he called on the president to back up the environmental rhetoric from his inauguration speech with actions.

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