Posts Tagged ‘ International Eco-Defense ’

France, Seyssins (Isère): Our Ecology, Your Sabotage

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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Hamilton ON: Work Stoppage on Enbridge Line 10

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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Bite Back’s 2017 Diary of Events: Animals Liberated, Exploiters Sabotaged

Bite Back’s 2017 Diary of Events: Animals Liberated, Exploiters Sabotaged

from Bite Back compiled by Earth First! Journal [# OF COMMUNIQUES PER COUNTRY: 1 Argentina; 1 Australia ; 1 Belarus; 2 Brazil; 2 Bulgaria; 3 Canada; 20 Chile; 1 Costa Rica; 1 Cyrus; 8 Czech Republic; 1 Denmark; 1 Finland; 31 France; 13 Germany; 2 Greece; 24 Italy; 1 Latvia; 1 Mexico; 1 Netherlands;...
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Two Ducks Liberated in the Czech Republic

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

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

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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Overlooked Ecocides in Latin America, Caribbean, in 2017

Overlooked Ecocides in Latin America, Caribbean, in 2017

by Carlos Ruperto Fermín / Rebelión translation and bullet-point summary by Earth First! Journal Although many more ecocides were perpetrated in the year 2017, if we stay quiet and do not denounce the environmental problems from our own communities we will be accomplices of national and foreign corporations. With the power of social networks...
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Anti-Fracking Tea Lady Vows to Fight Order to Move Catering Van

Anti-Fracking Tea Lady Vows to Fight Order to Move Catering Van

by Josh Halliday / The Guardian A retired nurse who serves tea and cake to anti-fracking protesters has been ordered to remove her refreshments van, three months after her arrest made headlines worldwide. Police move Jackie Brooks from her table during an anti-fracking protest at Kirby Misperton. Photograph: Yorkshire Post/SWNS.com Jackie Brooks, 79, and her...
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Yaqui Tribe Defends Land by Digging Up Gas Pipeline

Yaqui Tribe Defends Land by Digging Up Gas Pipeline

from Bloomberg News A chunk of Sempra Energy’s natural gas pipeline sits in the dirt behind a community center in the village of Loma de Bacum in northwest Mexico. Guadalupe Flores thinks it would make a great barbecue pit. “Cut it here, lift the top,’’ he says, pointing to the 30-inch diameter steel tube....
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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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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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Urgent Call for Support from Germany’s Hambach Forest: Massive Police Action Imminent!

Urgent Call for Support from Germany’s Hambach Forest: Massive Police Action Imminent!

by Hambach Forest Defenders / Indymedia The courtcase which gave the Hambach Forest a little more time to prepare for cutting season is lost. RWE started today with clearing bushes to prepare for total cutting. The preparations for an massive police action are obvious. They announced that they want to evict the whole occupation....
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