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

20. Januar 2018
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...
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Pennsylvania Halts Construction of Mariner East 2 Pipeline

11. Januar 2018
Pennsylvania Halts Construction of Mariner East 2 Pipeline

from Unicorn Riot Harrisburg, PA – On January 3, Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued an Administrative Order halting all construction of the Mariner East 2 Pipeline. The natural gas liquids pipeline is being constructed by Sunoco Logistics, who in 2017 completed their corporate merger with Energy Transfer Partners. The pipeline begins at...
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France, Seyssins (Isère): Our Ecology, Your Sabotage

4. Januar 2018
France, Seyssins (Isère): Our Ecology, Your Sabotage

from anarchistnews.org On the night of December 21, we went along Seyssins up to the Pré Nouvel eco-district, a construction site begun several years ago, supposedly to become the latest urbanized area of ​​this bourgeois enclave. There we struck in three places, accompanying our acts of sabotage with tags. We will briefly give the...
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Defend Dinetah, a Festival to Raise Awareness of Fracking on the Navajo Nation

4. Januar 2018

from Unicorn Riot Red Valley, AZ – On October 13, 2017, Unicorn Riot attended an event called “Defend Dinetah” held in the Red Valley Chapter of the Navajo Nation. We spoke with Christian J. Johnson and Bobby Leonard Mason, who helped organize what Bobby called “a small festival” made up of indigenous musicians, food,...
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Earth First! Journal Subscription Flash Sale: One Year of Magazines for $20 US, $40 International

4. Januar 2018
Earth First! Journal Subscription Flash Sale: One Year of Magazines for $20 US, $40 International

Drawing by Jacob Barrett. Happy New Year! Start off the next calendar cycle by swellin’ your melon with knowledge, news, and information from your favorite rabble-rousing enviro-rag, the Earth First! Journal. For the next five days, you can get a year’s worth of the Journal delivered to you for a the low low price...
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Hamilton ON: Work Stoppage on Enbridge Line 10

4. Januar 2018
Hamilton ON: Work Stoppage on Enbridge Line 10

from It’s Going Down With the rise of Donald Trump’s malignant right wing troll army and the extension of Toronto’s tentacles into every cavern of our cities, the anti-pipeline movement in Southern Ontario has been spread a little thin this year. We’ve pulled off a couple work-stoppages, some night-time sabotage, and made our best...
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On its Hundredth Birthday in 1959, Edward Teller Warned the Oil Industry About Global Warming

1. Januar 2018
On its Hundredth Birthday in 1959, Edward Teller Warned the Oil Industry About Global Warming

by Benjamin Frata / The Guardian Physicist Edward Teller pointing at a formula on a blackboard on 22 May 1968. Photograph: STF/AFP/Getty Images It was a typical November day in New York City. The year: 1959. Robert Dunlop, 50 years old and photographed later as clean-shaven, hair carefully parted, his earnest face donning horn-rimmed...
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Two Ducks Liberated in the Czech Republic

29. Dezember 2017
Two Ducks Liberated in the Czech Republic

from Bite Back Open rescue XXXVIII (December 2017) Wet, dirty bedding and stench around the whole facility. The birds are screaming and are just as dirty and smelly as their living space. I hear Lukáš say that it is disgusting. I take out the camera to make few pictures and I look around that huge shed. It...
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End of La ZAD? France’s ‘Utopian’ Anti-Airport Community Faces Bitter Last Stand

29. Dezember 2017
End of La ZAD? France’s ‘Utopian’ Anti-Airport Community Faces Bitter Last Stand

by Kim Willsher / The Guardian A makeshift checkpoint at one entrance to the ZAD site. Photograph: Jean-Sebastien Evrard/AFP/Getty Images On a cold but sunny December morning, the only sound around the hedgerows of Notre-Dame-des-Landes is the cawing of a horde of squabbling crows. Those asleep in the cabins, caravans and reclaimed farmhouses of...
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Fuck you, Fuck your Court, Fuck the Crown and the Queen you serve: Response to Sentencing of Line 9 Valve Turners

29. Dezember 2017
Fuck you, Fuck your Court, Fuck the Crown and the Queen you serve: Response to Sentencing of Line 9 Valve Turners

from Montreal Counter-info On December 18th, 2017, two anarchist comrades were sentenced for their role in a 2015 direct action in which a Enbridge’s Line 9 was physically shut down. Their affinity group accomplished this by physically closing a manual valve, thus proving that it was possible to safely shut down pipelines. This action,...
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Hudson Valley Earth First! Santa Declares Millennium Pipeline and Competitive Power Ventures on Most Naughty List And Shuts Down Local Office

18. Dezember 2017
Hudson Valley Earth First! Santa Declares Millennium Pipeline and Competitive Power Ventures on Most Naughty List And Shuts Down Local Office

for Earth First! Newswire WAWAYANDA, New York-December 18 2017- Santa Claus came to Wawayanda, New York early this year to support the Hudson Valley Earth First! tree sit campaign and to bring a bag of coal to the offices of Millennium Pipeline. He also praised the brave work of the tree sit blockade that...
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Hudson Valley Earth First! Calls Rally to Support Tree Sit in Campaign Against Valley Lateral Pipeline

16. Dezember 2017
Hudson Valley Earth First! Calls Rally to Support Tree Sit in Campaign Against Valley Lateral Pipeline

for Earth First! Newswire WAWAYANDA, New York-December 15 2017- Members of Hudson Valley Earth First! have maintained tree sit blockades in the forested right of way for the Valley Lateral Pipeline for 7 days, effectively slowing the environmental destruction and progress of the pipeline construction. These blockades have saved the lives of trees and...
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