Posts Tagged ‘ Call for Support ’

Logging at Goose: A Call to Action from Oregon’s Cascadia Forest Defenders

Logging at Goose: A Call to Action from Oregon’s Cascadia Forest Defenders

from Cascadia Forest Defenders Photo from Instagram: @goosetreesit LANE COUNTY OREGON: Logging has begun at the Goose Timber Sale in the Willamette National Forest north of McKenzie Bridge and Highway 126. The Cascadia Forest Defenders (CFD) have maintained a tree sit protest inside the Goose Timber Sale since late May and CFD first observed...
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City of Mahwah New Jersey Using Zoning Violations to Try and End Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp

City of Mahwah New Jersey Using Zoning Violations to Try and End Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp

by Onion / Earth First! Newswire The seal of Bergen County, New Jersey greets folks not only as they enter the Justice Center, but almost every room inside the giant white building in the middle of Hackensack. The seal features what is supposed to be a native person, peace pipe in hand, greeting what...
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Mattole Forest Defenders in Need of Urgent Help

Mattole Forest Defenders in Need of Urgent Help

from Mattole Forest Defenders / Earth First! Newswire Two Humboldt Redwood Company (HRC) security goons, dressed up in camo, attempted to take apart our new blockade today, October 12th. Security attempted to pull out the logs that were counter-balancing the base of our 25-foot-wide tripod. We managed to stop them by laying on top of...
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Support Cascadia Forest Defenders as They Defend an Oregon Forest from Logging

Support Cascadia Forest Defenders as They Defend an Oregon Forest from Logging

by Cascadia Forest Defenders / Earth First! Newswire Forest defender rappelling from “The Witness.” Photo from Instagram: @goosetreesit. The famously clear, cold waters of the McKenzie River watershed (home to several endangered salmon and trout runs, and drinking water for Eugene) will be affected by the proposed logging of approximately 2,500 acres of the...
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Political Prisoner Birthday Poster for October 2017 is Now Available

Political Prisoner Birthday Poster for October 2017 is Now Available

from Prison Books Collective Here is the political prisoner birthday poster for October.(11″x17″ PDF, 759KB) Also available as a shareable PNG here (imgur link). Print it out and plaster your community, both in commemoration of these freedom fighters and to advertise locally for a political prisoner letter writing night. Get together with some friends in your...
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Yellowstone Causes Tragic Shift in Bison Behavior; IBMP Plans Large Kill for Coming Winter

Yellowstone Causes Tragic Shift in Bison Behavior; IBMP Plans Large Kill for Coming Winter

from Native News Online Staff BFC phots by Stephany Seay. YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – Yellowstone National Park has just released their 2017 “Status Report on the Yellowstone Bison Population,” and it reveals what we feared: the Central Herd, who migrates west into the Hebgen Basin, and also north, into the Gardiner Basin has declined...
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Elders Rising Against PR Springs Tar Sands Mine in Utah

Elders Rising Against PR Springs Tar Sands Mine in Utah

by Elders Rising / Popular Resistance SALT LAKE CITY — Tuesday morning, September 26, organizers from Elders Rising called for land restoration and inter-generational justice at the PR Spring tar sands mine in eastern Utah. While sitting in rocking chairs outside the mine, seniors sang songs and held banners to bring attention to US...
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Mesoamerican Movement Against the Extractive Mining Model (M4) Reportback

Mesoamerican Movement Against the Extractive Mining Model (M4) Reportback

from Mesoamerican Movement Against Mining translated by Earth First! Journal Just like the past five years in the Syrian Valley in Honduras, the communities, peoples and organizations that make up M4 have met from September 22 to 25 in the City of San José in Costa Rica to recognize and reaffirm ourselves in the...
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Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017, “Canada”

Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017, “Canada”

from Aamjiwnaang Solidarity Stand with the community of Aamjiwnaang First Nation in their fight against environmental racism in Canada’s toxic Chemical Valley Aanii Boozhoo, Chi-miigwetch (Big Thank you) for your understanding of Aamjiwnaang Water Gathering and Toxic Tour 2017 postponement. We are officially moving the Date till September 29- October 1, 2017! Same weekend...
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Fossil Fuel Resistance Mapping Project Launched to Bolster Opposition to Big Oil

Fossil Fuel Resistance Mapping Project Launched to Bolster Opposition to Big Oil

by Jake Johnson / Common Dreams In an attempt to highlight and bolster the “groundswell of resistance” against fracking wells, pipelines, and other fossil fuel projects throughout the United States, a coalition of environmental groups on Thursday launched the Fossil Fuel Resistance Mapping Project, which details precisely where opposition to Big Oil is taking...
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“Earth Resistance” Camp Set to Confront Livestock Summit, October 4-6, France

“Earth Resistance” Camp Set to Confront Livestock Summit, October 4-6, France

from Renverse translated by Earth First! Journal From October 4 to 6, 2017, the 26th edition of the Livestock Summit will be held in Clermont-Ferrand, a key event for industry professionals and decision-makers. Far from ethical, ecological, or social concerns, the Livestock Summit seeks to perpetuate and develop a violent agricultural model in its...
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Mexico: Political Statement from the Autonomous Brigades After the Earthquakes

Mexico: Political Statement from the Autonomous Brigades After the Earthquakes

from It’s Going Down “We also warn of the attempted eviction and forced displacement of victims (earthquakes come in very handy for this). Just as in rural communities as in the cities affected, disasters serve as a pretext to clean out the people from areas that interest big capital…” To the people of Mexico...
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