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UK: Piglets Given New Life

26. Dezember 2017
UK: Piglets Given New Life

from Biteback “The ALF entered a pig farm and liberated two piglets waiting to go to the rearing unit in a few weeks time, by the time they reach slaughter age they would of been destined for peoples barbecues in the form of sausages and pulled pork but instead they were granted a reprieve,...
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Quebec Judge Compares Pipeline Protester’s Mindset to Terrorists in Paris

25. Dezember 2017
Quebec Judge Compares Pipeline Protester’s Mindset to Terrorists in Paris

by Danielle Rochette / APTN News Prior to sentencing two men convicted of chaining themselves to a pipeline, a Quebec judge compared their mindset behind the protest to the Boston Marathon bombers and the terrorists involved in the Bataclan killings. “You were convinced that it was correct,” said Marleau in the judgement released Dec....
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Canada: Protesters Build Permanent Structure, Plan to Overwinter at Alton Gas Site

20. Dezember 2017
Canada: Protesters Build Permanent Structure, Plan to Overwinter at Alton Gas Site

from Warrior Publications With second-floor sleeping bunks, shelves stocked with food and a crackling fire in the woodstove, Dale Andrew Poulette’s newly constructed straw bale home is the perfect place to spend the winter. Except for one thing — he’s trespassing. The new structure, at 625 Riverside Rd., just outside of Stewiacke, N.S., on the banks of the Shubenacadie...
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Canada: Indigenous Grandmother Faces Arrest for Protecting Wild Salmon

20. Dezember 2017
Canada: Indigenous Grandmother Faces Arrest for Protecting Wild Salmon

from Warrior Publications Update:  On Dec 19, 2017, Tsastilqualus was arrested for trespass and released, and made this comment: I have been released but have notice to appear Feb 5 – 2018 at 2:00 pm, will post more in a bit, also our fish farms out now page is being followed by the po...
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More Than $600,000 Spent on Police Gear for Standing Rock Protests

19. Dezember 2017
More Than $600,000 Spent on Police Gear for Standing Rock Protests

from Warrior Publications North Dakota law enforcement purchased more than $600,000 worth of body armor, tactical equipment and crowd control devices during the height of protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline, state invoices show. The purchases, tallied by The Associated Press from invoices obtained through a public records request, included pepper spray, flash-bang...
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Water Protectors block all entrances LNG facility in Tacoma

19. Dezember 2017
Water Protectors block all entrances LNG facility in Tacoma

from Puget Sound Anarchists 150+ Water Protectors are still blocking all entrances of the construction site to the LNG facility in Tacoma, WA. *Multiple reports saying there have been arrests and heavy riot police presence* https://www.facebook.com/NativeDailyNetwork/videos/763825963810098/ https://www.facebook.com/NativeDailyNetwork/videos/763882897137738/ Reasons to oppose this project include * It is being built without the consent of the Puyallup,...
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Wanted: Material for power supply in the Hambi in Germany

18. Dezember 2017
Wanted: Material for power supply in the Hambi in Germany

from Hambach Forest It has become dark and cold in the forest. The winter is noticeable already and people arm themselves with thick jackets and long campfire evenings against the first snow. And even against the dark, something can and should be done. Because there is currently no electricity in the forest and meadow....
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As Opposition Grows Against Pipelines in Virgina, Far-Right Press Plays Up “Green Antifa”

18. Dezember 2017
As Opposition Grows Against Pipelines in Virgina, Far-Right Press Plays Up “Green Antifa”

from It’s Going Down According to the End of the Line podcast, which chronicles anti-pipeline fights across the US, there is growing opposition to the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) and Mountain Valley Pipelines (MVP) among rural residents in Virginia, where both watersheds and over 300 homes are threatened with pollution and the threat of eviction in the...
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Canada: Anti-pipeline protesters target major bank in Downtown Vancouver

17. Dezember 2017
Canada: Anti-pipeline protesters target major bank in Downtown Vancouver

by Ellen Coulter / News 1130 Anti-pipeline activists have targeted the Downtown Vancouver branch of a big bank, demanding TD Bank “totally divest from the Kinder Morgan pipeline”. A couple of dozen protesters gathered on West Georgia outside the bank, handing out flyers to customers urging them to close their accounts. Alison Bodine is...
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California: Mattole Action Training Camp Updates

11. Dezember 2017
California: Mattole Action Training Camp Updates

by MATC (pronounced matt-ock) / Earth First! Newswire Let the call echo through the mountains and forests of so-called Northern California: The Mattole Action Training Camp is on! Activists and forest lovers across the continent are invited to converge in the Mattole River Watershed in Humboldt County from January 12-15 to learn technical climbing...
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Active Treesit in Hudson Valley Needs Support

9. Dezember 2017
Active Treesit in Hudson Valley Needs Support

by Hudson Valley Earth First! / Earth First! Newswire Yesterday, December 8, Millennium Pipeline Company began clearing trees for the Valley Lateral Pipeline which would fuel the Competitive Power Ventures Fracked Gas Plant in Wawayanda, NY. This morning, December 9, a treesitter was discovered in the path of pipeline right-of-way, blocking further destruction of...
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Texas: Eastham Unit Water Supply Shut Completely Off

6. Dezember 2017
Texas: Eastham Unit Water Supply Shut Completely Off

by Keith “Malik” Washington “Hasan (Shakur) was the hardest worker I ever met. He founded organizations, sat on boards, and planned antiviolence concerts in the community. He put out a newsletter a hell of a lot more regularly than many groups on the outside. He helped numerous organizations with strategic planning. He pushed everyone...
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