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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 426–431.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Brian Holmes This text explores the consequences of the massive flow of Canadian heavy crude oil from the Alberta Tar Sands to the Chicago metropolitan area. The boom in North American oil extraction has literally strained petroleum infrastructure to its bursting point. How do urban populations...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 325–352.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and the tar sands specifically. We continue with an examination of the link between the banking sector and resource extraction in Canada, a history of financing arrangements for the first major pipelines built across Indigenous territories claimed by colonizers, and the basics of pipeline financing today...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (3): 651–659.
Published: 01 July 2023
... to carbon taxes with a rejection of “foreign oil” from Muslim countries in the Middle East and a celebration of “ethical oil” from Alberta (Tewksbury 2021 ). Ethical oil is the brainchild of Ezra Levant, who also runs a far-right media outlet called Rebel News. It's a rebranding of the tar sands mega...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (4): 862–865.
Published: 01 October 2015
...- necting the production of the massive Alberta tar sands oil field to the outside world.2 It also followed an insidious but well-established pattern of actions designed to gradually chip away at First Nations sovereignty. In the fall of 2012 four Saskatchewan-based Indigenous and non-Indigenous...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (4): 866–877.
Published: 01 October 2015
... . 2009 . Environmentalism in Popular Culture . Tucson : University of Arizona Press . The Real News Network . 2013 . “Week of Enbridge Tar Sands Actions Launch Idle No More's Sovereignty Summer.” July 1 . www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdgeUlZ_r2w . Wilkens David E. Tsianina Lomawaima...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 243–268.
Published: 01 April 2020
.../ce2p2e/alternative_village/media/16th_NOCMAT_2015_submission_112.pdf . Treaty Alliance . 2016 . Treaty Alliance against Tar Sands Expansion . www.treatyalliance.org . The South Atlantic Quarterly 119:2, April 2020 doi 10.1215/00382876-8177747 © 2020 Duke University Press Winona LaDuke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 205–213.
Published: 01 April 2020
... we want, need, or will be saddled with another outlet for our dirty tar sands oil. The staples theory is a domestic economic theory that grew out of the particular historical, ecological, and communicative conditions of life in this northern settler colony, as first theorized by Harold Innis...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... Photo: ©Raina+Wilson Photography, 2013. Courtesy of Laurie Brown and Cape Farewell Foundation, Toronto the end of the tar sands and sets a new course for the future of sustainable energy. The manifesto directly charges the Canadian government with com- plicity in subsidizing the tar sands...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (1): 192–202.
Published: 01 January 2023
... from fracking or tar sand exploitation, the policy approvals for a gigantic solar panel park or the resistance against new wind turbines—all of these struggles come with their own, complex temporality. Through the simulation of the ticking clock, the pathway toward net zero emissions is represented...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 408–416.
Published: 01 April 2017
... as an outcome of extreme oil extraction in the form of tar sands mining and hydraulic fracturing. Insofar as extracting and transporting oil has had ruinous effects in the Middle East, reforming the ownership of oil marks the first step in dissolv- ing the enduring legacies of colonial administration...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 805–823.
Published: 01 October 2007
... from one perspective), taking account of all possible sources of fossil fuels—tar sands, hard-to-access or currently off-limits sources of oil and gas (in the deep sea, in natural reserves and national parks), and especially coal—some economists and resource experts have estimated...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 831–838.
Published: 01 October 2013
... notorious tar sands. Understanding that this violence is what debt repayment entails changes the moral equation around debt. Debt refusal is not an immoral reneging on an obligation. It is first the political claim that such debts were coerced and deceptive, as summarized in the current European...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1905) 4 (4): 325–331.
Published: 01 October 1905
..., and the tendency is continually to increase the acreage. It has been stated that the loamy soils are best adapted to the growth of the lettuce plant. Sandy soils are too dry. This statement does not apply to dewberries, however, which thrive in the white, dry sands in a manner that suggests an at-home feeling...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1930) 29 (2): 140–159.
Published: 01 April 1930
...Robert Watson Winston Copyright © 1930 by Duke University Press 1930 ROBERT POTTER: TAR HEEL AND TEXAN DAREDEVIL ROBERT WATSON WINSTON Chapel Hill, N. C. Terrible Death of Robert Potter. From the Caddo Gazette of the 12th inst. we learn the frightful death of Col. Robert Potter. He was beset...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1910) 9 (1): 56–62.
Published: 01 January 1910
..., firm, and desirable surface. As illustrative of these various types of road, macadam or gravel roads may be cited as examples of hard materials, and sand-clay or tar-macadam as applications of combinations of material; while the use of oil would illustrate the improvement of a road by the application...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (1): 52–67.
Published: 01 January 1916
.... There was a dearth of markets within the state at which staples could be exchanged or the products of other states procured. This condition is explained by the river systems. Of the larger rivers which reach the ocean, only the Cape Fear empties di­ rectly into the Atlantic; but sand bars obstruct its mouth...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 697–712.
Published: 01 October 2023
... (1) Keep the Tar Sands in the Ground! (2015); (2) Facing the Anthropocene (2016) (1) Jesse Cardinal, Carolyn Egan, Lana Goldberg, Linda McQuaig, Andrew Nikiforuk, and Justin Podur; (2) Greg Albo, Jodi Dean, Lana Goldberg, and Niloofar Golkar Democracy (1) Transcending Pessimism, Reimagining...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (1): 145–154.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., essences of tar, seaweed and bird-droppings, orange plastic and blistering front doors. This is the dry land the tide guzzles that even the shivery rain...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 839–846.
Published: 01 October 2012
... Variati, prom- ised to hold a popular referendum on the military base expansion in Octo- ber 2008. A delegation from No Dal Molin flew to the United States to meet with several Democratic senators, and in June, the Tribunale Amministra- tivo Regionale (TAR) put a halt to the project, declaring it formally...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1991) 90 (4): 819–831.
Published: 01 October 1991
... gui­ tars. He clicked his red heels together, like some ditz Dorothy trying to beam herself back home. But he wasn t in Kansas anymore. He was another lost angel. He was a fallen-fast lady in the city of night. Heaven is when you ve had it up to here. Heaven is you ain t seen nothing yet. Los Angeles...