Rising Tide North America Rocked The House In 2014!

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Wow. What a year.  We took amazing action. Not only did we shake things up with direct action against the fossil fuel industries, but also worked with frontline communities most impacted by extraction in Canada, Mexico and the U.S.. Whether it’s blockading pipelines and oil trains or organizing training camps … Continue reading

Build The Climate Justice Movement In 2015

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There is good news for the climate. And there is bad news for the climate. The good news is that movements for climate justice and action are growing. From the Pacific Northwest to the eastern plateau of Utah to Vermont and the streets of New York, we’ve mobilized against the … Continue reading

Resistance and Solidarity at COP20, Lima

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An answer to the climate crisis is emerging right now from Lima, Peru, but it’s not COP20. At COP 20, political elites haggled over a draft UN climate deal that they hope to ratify next year in Paris. It’s a bad deal. It is narrowly focused on unenforceable commitments to … Continue reading

Ecuadorian Authorities Target Climate Activists, Caravana Climatica

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For Immediate Release Rising Tide Press Contacts: Scott Parkin, 415-235-0596 (U.S. mobile) sparki@risingtidenorthamerica.org Cristian Guerrero: +593 983004458 caravanaclimatica@gmail.com Chris Eaton, +51 989025127 chris@chriseaton.net Ecuadorian Authorities Target Climate Activists, Caravana Climatica Rising Tide Mexico Member Facing Serious Charges Lima, Peru– Last week, the Ecuadoran government harassed a group of climate activists … Continue reading

Dispatch From Lima: Climate Justice At COP20

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Cross-posted from chriseaton [dot] net Dear ones and fellow travelers, I arrived safely in Lima Wednesday night, but even before I got here the grave challenges and inspiring opportunities of the COP20 United Nations climate negotiations had set into full swing. I’m traveling here on behalf of Rising Tide North … Continue reading

Rising Tide North America Statement of Solidarity with Ferguson

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Rising Tide North America Statement of Solidarity with Ferguson In response to last night’s grand jury decision in St. Louis, Rising Tide North America issued the following statement: “Rising Tide North America is continental network of climate justice groups and individuals challenging the root causes of climate change and for … Continue reading