Grandfather Scales Tree, Erects Mid-Air Camp To Stop Kinder Morgan Clear-Cutting

For More Information contact: Vanessa Butterworth, 1-778-554-8856 Coast Salish Territories (Vancouver) – Early this morning Terry Christenson, a 70-year old Grandfather of two, and former Juno nominee, scaled a tree on the inside of Kinder Morgan’s fence (Westridge terminal side) and erected a mid-air camp suspended from its trunk. Terry… Continue reading

Support RTNA in 2018

Holy s&*t, 2017 was f*#$ed up. From the continuing onslaught of the Trump Agenda to the rise of the fascists, 2017 revealed the truly rotten core of the system we’ve been fighting for years. Our enemy is visible — and the task is huge. In 2017, we saw people rising… Continue reading

Community Members Blockade Oil Train in Downtown Vancouver, WA

reposted from Shut Down Fossil Fuels Community Members Blockade Oil Train in the Face of Police Presence in Downtown Vancouver, WA with Pop-up Sunflower Garden On Site Media Contact: Jessie Braverman, (617) 833-9766 Media Contact: Sophie Scholl, (360) 601-7187 Vancouver, WA — Community members blocked an oil train in downtown… Continue reading

Two Arrested After Shutting Down Kinder Morgan Terminal in Escalating Protests Against Major Tar Sands Oil Pipeline

For immediate release, July 31, 2017 Contact: Laurel Sutherlin, Rainforest Action Network — 415. 246. 0161 For High Resolution Photos, please contact Ayse Gursoz at Kinder Morgan Richmond Terminal Richmond, CA 94804 For Second Consecutive Week Activists Shut Down Kinder Morgan Richmond Terminal; Demand Halt to Trans Mountain Tar… Continue reading

Protesters Blockade Kinder Morgan Richmond Terminal Demanding Halt to Trans Mountain Tar Sands Pipeline

For immediate release, July 24, 2017 Contact: Patrick McCully, Rainforest Action Network – 628 224 8168 Isabella Zizi, Idle No More SF Bay – 510 932 0978 For High Resolution Photos, please contact Christopher Herrera at Action Alert: Monday, July 24, 7:30 a.m. 1006 Canal Blvd, Richmond, CA 94804… Continue reading

Rising Tide North America Statement on Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement

San Francisco, CA– Today, the Trump Administration announced that they were pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement. Rising Tide North America responded with the following statement: “In unsurprising news today, Donald J. Trump announced that the United States would be formally withdrawing from the Global Agreement on Climate Change… Continue reading