This Fall, Let’s Throw Down For Climate Justice

Time is running out. The climate crisis is at our doorstep. Communities around the world are already being battered by the earliest effects of the changing climate–superstorms, floods, wildfires and droughts. And still not moving any closer to actualizing the dramatic transformation of our energy systems and economy that we… Continue reading

Water Protectors Lock to Enbridge Office Gates, Work Halted

Cross-posted from Stop Line 3 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 19, 2019 Contact: Water Protectors Lock to Enbridge Office Gates, Work Halted Bemidji, MN — In the early morning, 6 water protectors locked to the gates of a key Enbridge office in Bemidji, MN in protest of proposed tar sands… Continue reading

Bay Area: A Quick and DiRTy Guide to Affinity Group Organizing

Cross-posted from Diablo Rising Tide Diablo Rising Tide (DiRT) is excited to for the Global Climate Strike in September. We’re partnering with Idle No More SF Bay, Extinction Rebellion San Francisco Bay, the Society of Fearless Grandmothers, the 1000 Grandmothers and others to call for actions during the week of… Continue reading

Virginia: Mountain Valley Pipeline Fighters Disrupt Construction

Yesterday, two pipeline fighters locked themselves to construction equipment at a Mountain Valley Pipeline work site in Franklin County, VA, preventing work at the site. The banners read, “EARTH IS ON FIRE, TURN OFF THE GAS” and “¡SOLIDARIDAD CON PUERTO RICO!” When asked why he’s taking action, Cricket, one of… Continue reading

Two Forest Defenders Blockade Sawmill in Scotia, California

Cross-posted from Save the Mattole Bike blockades deployed today at HRC’s Scotia sawmill, with two forest defenders locking themselves to piles of bicycles, blocking the north and south gates into the mill. The human-bicycle team effort was able to turn away several log trucks heading into the mill before a… Continue reading

Guardian: FBI and police revealed to be monitoring Oregon pipeline fighters

cross-posted from the Guardian By Will Parrish and Jason Wilson August 8, 2019 Emails show the latest example of environmental groups facing increased surveillance by law enforcement Law enforcement groups, including the FBI, have been monitoring opponents of a natural gas infrastructure project in Oregon and circulated intelligence to an… Continue reading

Pipeline fighter scales welding machine at Mountain Valley Pipeline worksite

cross-posted from Appalachians Against Pipelines Montgomery County, VA — Yesterday morning, Pipeline fighter River scaled a critical piece of welding machinery at a Mountain Valley Pipeline work site in Montgomery County, VA, preventing work at the site from proceeding further along the pipe. River stated: “It is a common misconception… Continue reading