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UK: Ample Evidence of Illegal Hunting at Ampleforth College

28. Februar 2018
UK: Ample Evidence of Illegal Hunting at Ampleforth College

from Hunt Saboteurs Association The HSA can today expose illegal hunting by a beagle pack associated with one of Britain’s top public schools. The £34,392 a year Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire encourages its students to participate in hunts by the Ampleforth Beagles. In their 2017 newsletter, published on the official website of the...
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Mexico: Big Win for Tecoltemi Nation vs. Almaden Minerals, ILO 169 Violated

28. Februar 2018
Mexico: Big Win for Tecoltemi Nation vs. Almaden Minerals, ILO 169 Violated

by Nancy Flores (@NANCY_CONTRA) / REMA translated by Earth First! Journal “without life there will be plenty of jobs” The indigenous community of Tecoltemi, Puebla, obtained a favorable resolution that would guarantee work suspension by the Canadian company Almaden Minerals in the Sierra Norte of that Mexican entity, where it plans to install a...
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Stop the Bayou Bridge Pipeline! Week of Action: February 26 – March 4

28. Februar 2018
Stop the Bayou Bridge Pipeline! Week of Action: February 26 – March 4

from No Bayou Bridge In Solidarity with the L’eau Est La Vie camp Below is the current list of primary targets for the #NoBayouBridge solidarity campaign. The eight financial institutions on this list are major shareholders in Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) and have also loaned ETP money. We must pressure these banks to cut...
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Activists Block Construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline in Louisiana

28. Februar 2018
Activists Block Construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline in Louisiana

by Mike Ludwig / Truth Out Protesters gather on a Bayou Bridge construction site on Monday, temporarily stopping work after a court injunction ordered the Energy Transfer Partners’ joint venture behind the pipeline to stop construction while it considers a legal challenge from environmental groups. (Photo: © 2018 Julie Dermansky) Donaldsonville, Louisiana—Activists are pushing...
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New Caledonia: Société Le Nickel Mine Sabotaged

10. Januar 2018
New Caledonia: Société Le Nickel Mine Sabotaged

from Attaque translated by Earth First! Journal A creek in southern New Caledonia contaminated by the nickel mine. The important mining site of the Société Le Nickel (Eramet group) in New Caledonia has been the target of many sabotages during the holiday season, according to the company on Friday . The facts occurred...
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Australia: Adani Activists Stop Coal Train Before Being Arrested

4. Januar 2018
Australia: Adani Activists Stop Coal Train Before Being Arrested

by Andrew Backhouse / reposted on Popular Resistance ACTIVISTS have halted a train carrying hundreds of tonnes of coal headed for the Abbott Point Coal Terminal. Anti-Adani protest group Front Line Action on Coal reported two activists climbed on top of a coal train and hung a banner across a 15-metre-long carriage. After over...
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Another Assassination Attempt Against an Anti-Dam Activist in Mexico

3. Januar 2018
Another Assassination Attempt Against an Anti-Dam Activist in Mexico

from Ruptura Colectiva translated by Earth First! Journal In the first hours of the New Year, armed commandos tried to assassinate an activist opposed to the hydroelectric project in Acapulco; members of the CRAC-PC detained the aggressors. The end of the year celebrations can be fun and good times to meet up with family...
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TransCanada Faces Indigenous Pipeline Resistance in Mexico

3. Januar 2018
TransCanada Faces Indigenous Pipeline Resistance in Mexico

by Steve Horn / DeSmog Blog Yaqui community gathering; Credit: Andrea Arzaba, Since Mexico privatized its oil and gas resources in 2013, border-crossing pipelines including those owned by Sempra Energy and TransCanada have come under intense scrutiny and legal challenges, particularly from Indigenous peoples. Opening up the spigot for U.S. companies to sell oil and gas into Mexico was a top priority...
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Join Leau Est La Vie Pipeline Occupation Camp, Louisiana

2. Januar 2018
Join Leau Est La Vie Pipeline Occupation Camp, Louisiana

from It’s Going Down As of a few weeks ago, the Bayou Bridge pipeline received their Army Corps permits, and Energy Transfer Partners now expects to soon begin their construction. Our camp is on ground with land on the pipeline route. We need humble, smart, willing people to organize with us. Our goals are...
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Bite Back’s 2017 Diary of Events: Animals Liberated, Exploiters Sabotaged

1. Januar 2018
Bite Back’s 2017 Diary of Events: Animals Liberated, Exploiters Sabotaged

from Bite Back compiled by Earth First! Journal [# OF COMMUNIQUES PER COUNTRY: 1 Argentina; 1 Australia ; 1 Belarus; 2 Brazil; 2 Bulgaria; 3 Canada; 20 Chile; 1 Costa Rica; 1 Cyrus; 8 Czech Republic; 1 Denmark; 1 Finland; 31 France; 13 Germany; 2 Greece; 24 Italy; 1 Latvia; 1 Mexico; 1 Netherlands;...
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Hambach Forest, Germany: Incendiary Sabotage Against Open-Pit Mine

31. Dezember 2017
Hambach Forest, Germany: Incendiary Sabotage Against Open-Pit Mine

by Sans_Attendre / Attaque translated by Earth First! Journal hambacherforst.org” On December 24, 2017, we burned the cables that supply power to the Hambach open pit mine. Thus, part of the huge machine has at least been paralyzed there. In this case, the cables were visible in the open pit. The Hambach open-pit mine...
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Overlooked Ecocides in Latin America, Caribbean, in 2017

29. Dezember 2017
Overlooked Ecocides in Latin America, Caribbean, in 2017

by Carlos Ruperto Fermín / Rebelión translation and bullet-point summary by Earth First! Journal Although many more ecocides were perpetrated in the year 2017, if we stay quiet and do not denounce the environmental problems from our own communities we will be accomplices of national and foreign corporations. With the power of social networks...
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