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Light-hearted activism: The Tar Sands Dragon Opera.

It can be difficult to convey important messages if the public does not want to hear them. Often, serious information is pushed aside because the message is too “heavy” to accept. In the case of environmental degradation, especially with the tar sands, motivation to take action can be overwhelmed by the shear scale of the problem. With distortion by the media, political leanings, and industry monopoly, the average citizen may perceive their efforts as useless. Through protests and activism, resistance can flicker; however, there are other tactics we can use to encourage everyday citizens to join the call.

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