Posts Tagged ‘ Blockade ’

Block the Gates, December 18: Stop Construction at Puget Sound Energy’s LNG Facility

Block the Gates, December 18: Stop Construction at Puget Sound Energy’s LNG Facility

from Puget Sound Anarchists December 18 @ 6:00 am — 5:00 pm Block the gates to Puget Sound Energy’s LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) construction site. PSE is illegally building this facility without all its permits and with massive opposition from the Puyallup tribe and community members. On the morning of Monday, December, 18th, join...
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Tacoma, WA: “Block the Gates!” Lockdowns Continue Against LNG at Port

Tacoma, WA: “Block the Gates!” Lockdowns Continue Against LNG at Port

by Puget Sound Anarchists / It’s Going Down Within the last week, two lockdown actions against the construction of an LNG (liquified natural gas) terminal have taken place at the Port of Tacoma in the Pacific Northwest, where Puget Sound Anarchists has been reporting. As reported by The Stranger and Native Daily Network there was another lockdown at the LNG...
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Announcing Warrior Up

Announcing Warrior Up

for Earth First! Newswire “The question is no longer one of theory, but of practice: How to blockade the flows of capitalism as to halt ecological degradation and human exploitation? It may end with generalised social war, but it begins with groups of friends. Hand in hand, bands of friends can co-ordinate to halt...
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Active Treesit in Hudson Valley Needs Support

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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Anonymous Communique Claims Rail Sabotage Along Columbia River

Anonymous Communique Claims Rail Sabotage Along Columbia River

submitted anonymously / Earth First! Newswire In beginning December we blocked rail lines on the Columbia River. We stopped the flow of coal, oil, lumber and chemicals. Extracting and producing these is murdering the Earth. This action was taken in solidarity with indigenous defenders. Trains were stopped by attaching cables to the tracks at...
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Update: Lock-on and Lorry Protest Block Entrance to Leith Hill Oil Site

Update: Lock-on and Lorry Protest Block Entrance to Leith Hill Oil Site

by Ruth Hayhurst / Drill or Drop? Lock-on and lorry protests inside the Bury Hill Wood oil site near Leith Hill in Dorking. Photo: still from live video by Ross Monagham Opponents of drilling for oil near Leith Hill in Surrey have stopped a delivery to the site by blocking the entrance. At about...
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Updated: Another Eviction Attempt Underway at Occupied Horse Hill Oil Site

Updated: Another Eviction Attempt Underway at Occupied Horse Hill Oil Site

by Ruth Hayhurst / Drill or Drop? Another eviction began early this morning to remove anti-drilling campaigners who occupied the Horse Hill oil site near Gatwick Airport. The campaigners said unidentified security officers began removing equipment and belongings at about 5.30am. They alleged that people had been assaulted and a woman was hurt. This...
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Olympia Commune Raided by Police

Olympia Commune Raided by Police

from It’s Going Down This is a breaking story. Check @Olystand and Puget Sound Anarchists for updates. Starting at five this morning , the Olympia commune that has been blockading the railroad tracks leading into the port for the past twelve days was raided by a large police force comprised of officers from multiple agencies,...
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Train Stopped and Banner Dropped in Solidarity with #OlympiaBlockade

Train Stopped and Banner Dropped in Solidarity with #OlympiaBlockade

from It’s Going Down In solidarity with the ongoing #OympiaBlockade, people are taking action in solidarity. According to an anonymous post on Puget Sound Anarchists, persons unknown shorted the wires on train tracks, sending a message to the train to stop:  Dear Olympia commune, Standing in solidarity with your port blockade preventing the transport of fracking...
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Commune Against Civilization #3: The Encampment Grows

Commune Against Civilization #3: The Encampment Grows

from It’s Going Down Dispatches from an uninvited guest on COAST SALISH TERRITORY, SQUAXIN AND NISQUALLY LAND “In the winter of 1846, Levi Smith and Edmund Sylvester arrived at the Bus-chut-hwud village (centered at today’s 4th Avenue and Columbia Street) and staked a joint claim of 320 acres, taking over the Indian village and...
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Deforesting and Eviction of Germany’s Hambach Forest and Camp Have Begun

Deforesting and Eviction of Germany’s Hambach Forest and Camp Have Begun

from Earth First! Newswire As forest defenders feared, this weekend police and RWE employees began evicting the ongoing forest blockade and encampment and once again cutting trees in the Hambach Forest. It began on Saturday, and forest defenders responded by blocking rail tracks and building barricades to defend the forest. Multiple activists have been...
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Decolonize Turtle Island! A Message from the Olympia Blockade

Decolonize Turtle Island! A Message from the Olympia Blockade

some guests on the southern tip of the Salish Sea / Puget Sound Anarchists OLYMPIA-UNIST’OT’EN-GASPESIE-SECWEPEMCUL’ECW DECOLONIZE TURTLE ISLAND For the last 10 days, an encampment has been blocking the train tracks that lead out of the Port of Olympia, preventing fracking proppants from being sent to North Dakota and Wyoming. In addition to standing...
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