Indigenous Forest Defender Sairá Ka’apor Killed in Brazil

Indigenous Forest Defender Sairá Ka’apor Killed in Brazil

by Jonathan Watts / The Guardian Ka’apor forest guardians patrol the borders of their territory, in Maranhão state, Brazil. Photograph: Lunae Parracho for the Observer Sairá Ka’apor patrolled one of the most murderous frontiers in the world, a remote and largely lawless region of the Brazilian Amazon where his indigenous community has fought for generations to protect their forest land. Armed with clubs, bows...
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January 22nd: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

January 22nd: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

from It’s Going Down Since 2016, people have gathered across so-called North America and the world to hold events to support trans prisoners. The international day of solidarity was originally called by long-term anarchist prisoner, Marius Mason. Here is a statement from organizers last year: Jan 22, 2017 marks the second annual international Trans Prisoner Day of Action and Solidarity. If you are on...
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Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project, Other Groups Win Victory Against Fracking in Idaho

Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project, Other Groups Win Victory Against Fracking in Idaho

for Earth First! Newswire BOISE, Ida.— The Trump administration has halted an oil and gas lease sale near eastern Idaho’s Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge in response to protests from conservation groups. The Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project and other groups filed formal protests to the 800-acre lease sale, scheduled for March, because fracking and drilling would threaten the imperiled greater sage grouse...
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US Attorney Drops 129 Trump Inauguration Protest Cases, 59 Still Face Prison

US Attorney Drops 129 Trump Inauguration Protest Cases, 59 Still Face Prison

from Unicorn Riot EF!J Editor’s Note: Content Warning: mention of sexual violence Washington, DC – A legal filing submitted today by the US Attorney’s Office (USAO) indicate that the federal government has drastically reduced the scope of the prosecution of people mass arrested during Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration on January 20 , 2017 (J20). The government will no longer bring charges against 129 of the...
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Two Indigenous Activists Lock Shut Doors of Department of Fisheries and Oceans Office

Two Indigenous Activists Lock Shut Doors of Department of Fisheries and Oceans Office

from Warrior Publications Tsastilqualus Ambers Umbas and Shawna Green have been arrested for refusing to remove themselves from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) office, situated on unceded WSANEC territories (near Victoria, BC). After a complete dismissal of their demands for justice from the federal and provincial governments, they have said enough is enough. This action was carried out in solidarity with the...
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Water Protector Red Fawn Fallis Back in Jail After Thursday Arrest

from Native News Online FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA — Red Fawn Fallis, the woman arrested for allegedly firing three shots at Standing Rock during a confrontation with law enforcement in...
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A Statement From Some Squatters of the ZAD

submitted to Earth First! Newswire Letter to the local committees, the supporters of this movement, and to all those who recognize themselves in the movement against the airport and...
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RZA (Wu-Tang Clan) hat eine wichtige Botschaft für Euch – ANSCHAUEN!

19. Januar 2018

Dieses Video von RZA solltet Ihr gesehen haben In Hip-Hop-Kreisen ist RZA, der Hauptproduzent und Mitbegründer des Wu-Tang Clans, längst eine Legende. Jetzt veröffentlichte der talentierte Rapper/Schauspieler/Produzent/Regisseur/Unternehmer gemeinsam mit...
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Biopflicht in Bremen: ein Vorbild für ganz Deutschland?

19. Januar 2018

Bremen will in öffentlichen Kantinen schon bald nur noch „Bio-Fleisch“ servieren. Das wird in einer Senatsvorlage gefordert, die noch im Januar beschlossen werden könnte. Kitas, Schulen und öffentliche Kantinen...
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Die Engel des Meeres – absolut federfrei

19. Januar 2018

Sea angels (Wikipedia) Durchsichtig-opalisierend schimmernde Kreaturen fliegen mit eleganten Flügeln durch die Schwärze des Ozeans. Die durchsichtigen Flügelchen bewegen sich langsam, dabei windet sich auch der ganze Leib. Ihr...
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