Idaho: Regional actions commemorate Lac-Mégantic and Mosier oil train disasters

cross-posted from Wild Idaho Rising Tide. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 24, 2020 Media contact: Helen Yost, Wild Idaho Rising Tide wild.idaho.rising.tide@gmail.com, 208-301-8039 June 25 to July 2: Stop Oil Trains 2020 Regional actions commemorate Lac-Mégantic and Mosier oil train disasters Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT), 350 Seattle, Occupy, and allied,… Continue reading

Rising Tide North America Statement of Solidarity with Minneapolis

Rising Tide North America Statement of Solidarity with Minneapolis In response to police murder of George Floyd and the subsequent anti-police uprising in the streets of Minneapolis, Rising Tide North America issues the following statement: “Rising Tide North America is continental network of climate justice groups and individuals challenging the… Continue reading

Appalachia: Pipeline Fighters Greet Mountain Valley Pipeline Reps With Demo

cross-posted from Appalachians Against Pipelines “Yesterday, on day 619 of the Yellow Finch tree sits blockading the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline — representatives of MVP met with representatives of the local soil and erosion control board on Yellow Finch Road. Residents of the blockade greeted the meeting in… Continue reading

Vancouver, BC: “People’s Strike – Free Them All!”

by Ananda Lee Tan People’s Strike – Free Them All! Environmental Justice means we stand with the most vulnerable Attended a Prisoner Solidarity car demonstration yesterday, organized by some brilliant comrades I’ve met in recent years, folks who are rocking the organizing of grassroots movement at the intersections of solidarity,… Continue reading

Statement from the Yellow Finch tree-sit in the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline

cross-posted from Appalachians Against Pipelines An “Earth Day” statement from the Yellow Finch tree sit blockade in the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline— April 22, 2020 — by Biryani Cudweed To our friends, true hearted allies, and especially our accomplices — we here at the tree sits hope life… Continue reading

Show your solidarity on May Day!

Happy May Day! On this May 1st, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re finding ourselves in a very different world than we imagined two months ago and it’s very clear that we need solidarity and mutual aid to meet the challenges of the time. Across North America, groups… Continue reading