Activists from CREDO, Rainforest Action Network and Other 98% protest the Keystone XL pipeline, staging a sit-in at the Chicago office of the U.S. State Department on Monday. According to a press release, 22 activists were arrested today, charged with criminal trespass. The activists arrested included former Obama staffers, donors and volunteers who helped elect the president in 2008 and 2012 and want the president to make good on his commitment to fight climate change.
Jose M. Osorio, Chicago Tribune
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