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Announcing An Intergalactic Week on the ZAD Aug. 27 – Sept. 2

19. Juni 2018
Announcing An Intergalactic Week on the ZAD Aug. 27 – Sept. 2

from ZAD Forever After the long awaited victory against the airport project, we are trying to lift ourselves out of the  brutal spring, a season marked by two phases of evictions in which the government made sure to avenge the affront that the zad had represented for so many years. The massive police operations...
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Tank Goodness We Are Here: An Update From the ZAD

13. Juni 2018
Tank Goodness We Are Here: An Update From the ZAD

from ZAD Forever This text is an update from some inhabitants of the zad claiming that they will continue to fight to defend this unique territory, this “commons of resistance”. Written just before the 15th of May which was the deadline after which the French government promised to evict the Zadists who had refused...
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Prison Abolitionists Rally for Human and Environmental Health at Pittsburgh Polluters’ Offices

11. Juni 2018
Prison Abolitionists Rally for Human and Environmental Health at Pittsburgh Polluters’ Offices

submitted to Earth First! Newswire Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania — On the heels of the 3rd Annual Fight Toxic Prisons Convergence, dozens of organizers, community members, and friends and family of currently- and formerly-incarcerated peoples marched through downtown Pittsburgh, making stops at the headquarters of EQT and ending at a power plant belonging to coal utility...
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An Update on the 2018 Earth First! Round River Rendezvous in Ohio

10. Juni 2018
An Update on the 2018 Earth First! Round River Rendezvous in Ohio

from Earth First! Newswire This year, the annual Round River Rendezvous will be hosted by Appalachia Resist from July 1-9 in so-called Southeast Ohio, on occupied Seneca, Shawnee and Tsalagi land. The location will be near Athens, Ohio (directions will be posted soon) and the nearest airport is in Colombus, Ohio. Appalachia Resist is...
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Indian Court Stops Construction at Copper Plant After 11 Killed in Protests

25. Mai 2018
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...
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Lousiana: Bayou Bridge Pipeline Construction Continues in Defiance of Judge

22. Mai 2018
Lousiana: Bayou Bridge Pipeline Construction Continues in Defiance of Judge

by Sabrina Canfield / Courthouse News The Atchafalaya Basin in Louisiana, which is under threat from the Bayou Bridge pipeline. NEW ORLEANS (CN) — Construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline through sensitive coastal lands continued Monday despite a state judge’s ruling that the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources illegally issued a permit for it....
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Virginia: Another Tree-Sit Goes Up Against the Mountain Valley Pipeline

22. Mai 2018
Virginia: Another Tree-Sit Goes Up Against the Mountain Valley Pipeline

from Appalachians Against Pipelines Early Monday morning, pipeline protesters in the Jefferson National Forest erected a new aerial blockade on Pocahontas Road near Narrows, VA. The blockade consists of a protester on a platform 30 feet in the air, suspended from a horizontal rope tied to surrounding trees. Banners at the site read “WHICH...
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UK: Pont Valley Opencast Mine Protectors Report Aggressive Police Tactics

21. Mai 2018
UK: Pont Valley Opencast Mine Protectors Report Aggressive Police Tactics

from Freedom News Campaigners against opencast mining in Pont Valley have warned that aggressive police tactics are leading to detentions of people who have committed no crime following the latest set of protests at the site. Yesterday at around 1pm, Durham cops arrested a walker on a public footpath close to the Bradley opencast...
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Black Seed 6 is Now Out!

21. Mai 2018
Black Seed 6 is Now Out!

from Anarchist News From Black Seed We are happy to announce that the sixth issue of Black Seed has returned from the printers. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Black Seed, it is a FREE, newsprint, green anarchist publication in the spirit of the old Green Anarchy magazine out of Eugene Oregon....
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I’m an Environmental Journalist, but I Never Write About Overpopulation. Here’s Why.

19. Mai 2018
I’m an Environmental Journalist, but I Never Write About Overpopulation. Here’s Why.

by David Roberts / Vox I did an event with environmental journalist (and personal hero) Elizabeth Kolbert in September 2017, in which we discussed various matters related to journalism and climate change. Subsequently, one of the attendees wrote and asked why I hadn’t talked about population. Isn’t overpopulation the real root of our environmental...
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Germany: Call to Action For the Hambacher Forest!

19. Mai 2018

from Hambacher Forst Bezetzung Fight for every meter: Call to action for the Hambacher Forst squat Since 6 years the Hambacher Forst is squatted. People are building tree houses and defend them to keep the trees, in which they live, safe. Besides their best efforts the brown coal excavators are closing in. According to...
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“The Fire is Catching”: Mountain Valley Pipeline Faces Fierce Opposition in the Virginias

18. Mai 2018
“The Fire is Catching”: Mountain Valley Pipeline Faces Fierce Opposition in the Virginias

from Earth First! Newswire A banner drop in Asheville, North Carolina against pipelines. On February 26, workers were heading into the woods of West Virginia to begin preparations for boring through Peters Mountain when they found two treesits directly in their path. If completed, the boring would allow the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP)...
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