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February 13, 2017

Even Progressive Trudeau is Pro-Pipelines

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President Donald Trump meets with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday. One issue Trump and Trudeau agree on? The Keystone XL pipeline. The progressive Trudeau’s support for Keystone is a healthy reminder of just how extreme the Environmentalist Left’s views on pipelines are.

Trudeau is a liberal darling by any standard, but brought on the ire of radical environmentalist Bill McKibben just last year.

McKibben wrote a strange op-ed in the National Observer in October mocking Trudeau for charming people with his shirtless appearances while still supporting energy projects.

Unfortunately for environmentalists, Trudeau’s support for job-creating pipelines and energy projects just affirms how far out of the mainstream the Environmentalist Left has become.

This won’t stop them, though: the Sierra Club’s goal for 2017 is to make natural gas “a thing of the past.”