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Everyone's Downstream II: Stop Playing Games With Our Lives
Hear the voices of front line communities resisting further tar sands encroachments in Alberta and throughout North America. November 21-23, Edmonton Alberta Everyone's Downstream II: Stop Playing Games With Our Lives November 22-23, 2008 The Edmonton Native Friendship Centre 11205 101 Street NW, Edmonton, AB Both days to begin at 9am Cost for both days — suggested donation: $0-$15 — unemployed $10-$20 — under employed/student $20-up — full time $35 — NGO or otherwise represented. No one turned away for lack of funds) Co-sponsored by the Indigenous Environmental Network and OilSandsTruth.org Why Everyone's Downstream II? In the words used by the oil industry, the "upstream" location of an oil operation is where the oil is extracted. Everything else is "downstream," from pipelines to refineries or even an upgrader located close by. Everyone's Downstream II (November 22, 23 2008) is a conference designed to explore "further downstream" than usual. From many refinery, pipeline and