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What's The Controversial Construction These People Are So Against?

The Keystone XL pipeline is a very controversial project that inspires many passionate speeches (and rants) from politicians and oil tycoons. But enough with the politics already! The photos below give a glimpse of why real people are saying "no" to Keystone XL.

What's The Controversial Construction These People Are So Against?

From Andy Menconi, Oakland, Calif.:


From Lisa Archer, Berkeley, Calif.:

Taken by the Sierra Club at the #NoKXL hearing in Nebraska:

From Marcie Keever, Berkeley:

From Sam and Hazel Sellers, Vashon, Wash.:

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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