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ETV WeeklyNews: September 29, 2014

October 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

THE ENVIRONMENT TV WEEKLYNEWS September 29, 2014 Reporters: New York City John P. Duffy, Jr. ************ Connecticut Charlie Olson ************** UPCOMING EVENTS: SEPTEMBER 2014 THIS IS THE CLIMATE MARCH MONTH!!!!!!!!! SINCE THE AMOUNT OF ACTIVITIES ARE SOOO MANY AND THEY OCCUR ON MANY DAYS AND TIMES, EVEN CONCURRENTLY, IT IS BEST TO GO TO THIS WEB SITE FOR ALL THE INFO: http://peoplesclimate.org/events/ Other September Events -Anytime environmental links to new video shows. Sundays, every other week (9/14, 9/28, 10/12, 10/26, 11/9, 11/23, 12/7), at 11 AM, THE ENVIRONMENT TV series on MNN1 [...]

Protester “chipmunks” obstruct work at Utah tar sands mine

September 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Tuesday, Sept. 23rd, three brave “chipmunks” stopped word at US Oil Sands construction site, on the East Tavaputs Plateau, by physically putting their bodies in front of the machines being used to destroy this amazing land in order to strip-mine tar sands. There will be a press release, and a statement from the “chipmunks” will be available on Sept. 30, 2014 at:http://www.tarsandsresist.org/chipmunks/     Donate to the land defenders’ legal support [...]

Your Land is Fracked: The Untold Story of Drilling on Our Public Lands

August 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

From our friends at climatewest.org       Your Land is Fracked: The Untold Story of Drilling on Our Public Lands Posted on August 22, 2014 by timream61 Note: Tim Ream is WildEarth Guardians’ new Climate and Energy Campaign Director. He’ll be joining me in blogging here from time to time.  Enjoy his first post!  — Jeremy Nichols I’ve spent a whole lot of days and nights in my life enjoying the beautiful public lands we have been blessed with across this nation. I’ve experienced the awe of waking in subalpine forests covered in new snow, incredible morning [...]

Urgent Help Needed: Tar Sands Shutdown Ends in Police Brutality, Injuries

July 23, 2014 // 2 Comments

Author   Earth First! Journal — Cascadia Office Monday, July 21st, 2014 Urgent Help Needed: Tar Sands Shutdown Ends in Police Brutality, Injuries from Earth First! Newswire As of yet there is no clear narrative of events as they transpired. This morning, about 80 land defenders halted construction of the first US tar sands mine in Utah. It was reported through Tar Sands Resistance via Twitter that a group of people blocking the road were released without charges on site, while people locked-down were arrested. It was then reported that arrested people were being put into a police van as [...]

Utah Tar Sands Resistance

July 22, 2014 // 1 Comment

From Tag Archives: PR Springs Support Utah Land Defenders! Posted on July 21, 2014 by Utah Tar Sands Resistance| 1 Comment                     After a massive direct action protest today at the site of U.S. Oil Sands’ tar sands strip-mining site, a total of 21 were arrested and are currently awaiting charges at Uintah County Jail in Vernal, Utah. In addition to protestors, those acting as legal observers, independent media, and jail support were arrested, as well as several indigenous and trans individuals whose safety we are deeply [...]