New York: Three Arrested Outside Morgan Stanley Shareholder Meeting

New York: Three Arrested Outside Morgan Stanley Shareholder Meeting

from Uprise RI Early Thursday morning a group of activists disrupted Morgan Stanley‘s annual shareholder meeting by blocking vehicle access at both entrances to their corporate campus in Purchase, New York. The action was carried out in solidarity with communities across the continent who are being harmed by Morgan Stanley’s continued financing of extreme energy development. This includes providing financing forEnergy Transfer Partners (ETP), the company behind the...
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South Africa: Hunter Killed by Buffalo Right After Killing a Buffalo

South Africa: Hunter Killed by Buffalo Right After Killing a Buffalo

from Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting A buffalo killed Professional Hunter (PH) Claude Kleynhans (54) in what is believed to have been a freak accident on the banks of the Levubu River shortly before midday on Tuesday, 22 May. Kleynhans was the owner of Guwela Hunting Safaris. It is believed the buffalo hit a femoral artery and Kleynhans, one of the country’s finest ethical...
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Pottwal-Strandung am Ostseestrand – ist das Kunst oder kann das weg?

25. Mai 2018
Pottwal-Strandung am Ostseestrand – ist das Kunst oder kann das weg?

Pottwalstrandung am Ostseestrand? Ein 17 Meter-Tier? Ende Mai????? Im Winter stranden immer mal wieder Pottwale an den Nordseeküsten, in der Ostsee sind sie allerdings extrem selten. Liegt Zingst nicht in der Nähe der Darßer Schwelle, einer Untiefe, die zwei der sieben Ostseebecken unterteilt und an der schon viele größere und exotische Meereswesen gestrandet sind? Darunter einige Highlights des Meeresmuseums Stralsund. Extrem ungewöhnlich, schließlich sind...
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Indian Court Stops Construction at Copper Plant After 11 Killed in Protests

Indian Court Stops Construction at Copper Plant After 11 Killed in Protests

by Parth M.N. / Los Angeles Times This frame grab from video provided by KK Productions shows protesters in Tuticorin, India, demanding the closure of a copper plant. (Associated Press) A court in India on Wednesday ordered a stop to the expansion of a copper plant in the southern city of Tuticorin, a day after police killed 11 protesters upset about pollution caused by...
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Sweden: Eight Hens Liberated

Sweden: Eight Hens Liberated

from Bite Back anonymous report: “8 hens liberated by bike, Örebro Sweden. You don’t need a car or money to save lives all you need is compassion.”
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Growing Eco Direct Action & the Need for Movement Media: An Interview With the Earth First! Journal

from It’s Going Down Subscribe: Android | RSS In this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we caught up with two members of the Earth First! Journal collective, to discuss the state of the radical...
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Remembering Earth First! Activist Judi Bari on Anniversary of 1990 Car Bombing

from GJEP Judi Bari, Center, Walks with Support of Two Friends (1994) On the anniversary of the 1990 car bombing and attempted frame up of activist Judi Bari, Global...
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WCEL Section Box

24. Mai 2018

Photo: TJ Rio / AMAERJ Membership Activities Photo: WCEL/AEL Partner Highlights Photo: IUCN CEESP Publications
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Grizzly Bear Hunting Approved in Wyoming for First Time in 43 Years

by Samuel Osborne / The Independent State wildlife officials have approved Wyoming‘s first grizzly bear hunt in 44 years. The decision allows hunters to shoot and kill as many as 22 grizzlies in...
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“Leaving with a Promise”: Nutty Ends Tree Sit

by Appalachians Against Pipelines / from It’s Going Down After almost two months, tree-sitter Nutty ends tree sit, as more have gone up. The following is their statement marking...
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