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July 22, 2017

Climate warrior? Champion of 'Big Oil'? Canada's leader wants to be both.

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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promises to make steep cuts in climate pollution while still increasing the flow of dirty tar sands oil. It's a high-wire act that has him taking fire from both sides. Produced by: Brian Mann. Image credit: Carlo Allegri/Reuters.

Aired July 21, 2017

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Bee Q
He also said he was going to improve the quality of life and the relationship with the First Nations... It's too bad
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Vivian H
Would like to see the aerial photos of the tar sands mentioned by the reporter.
Chris R
Many more of the devastation can be found online by searching. Here's NatGeo, starting with satellite images over time to see how gigantic of a problem this has become:
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