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Great Lakes Now, The Battle Over Line 5 Goes International

Great Lakes Now, The Battle Over Line 5 Goes International

Monday, May 10, at 10:30 PM

Repeats Tuesday, May 11, at 3:30 AM and Thursday, May 13, at 5 PM

Also airs on Fusion on Friday, May 14, at 7 PM

 

The fight over the Line 5 oil pipeline is one of the biggest battles in the Great Lakes. Carrying a half million barrels of oil per day through the waters of the Straits of Mackinac, the Enbridge Line 5 pipeline is arguably the biggest international, political and environmental issue in the Great Lakes region. Now, with a state-ordered shutdown, rigorous company defenses, debates about acceptable risk, and local jobs at stake, the legal fight involves courts and state politics, as well as tribal, Canadian and U.S. governments
 

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Carrying oil through the waters of the Straits of Mackinac, the Enbridge Line 5 pipeline is arguably the biggest international, political and environmental issue in the Great Lakes region. Now, with a state-ordered shutdown, rigorous company defenses, debates about acceptable risk, and local jobs at stake, the legal fight involves courts, state politics, and tribal, Canadian and U.S. governments.

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