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They already know what it feels like to lose everything.
Two major lawsuits were recently filed against Exxon, the private empire behind the March 2013 Pegasus tar sands pipeline spill in Mayflower, the second biggest on-land spill in U.S. history.
Flying in the face of the slew of scientific studies on the harms of the Keystone pipeline, the State Department determined that laying down the pipeline is environmentally sound.
Recent technology makes Canada's tar sands a more viable source for oil.