Category Archives: Eco

#UK: Swing Sets and Lock-Ons: Fracking Direct Actions Are Kicking Off

After a solid first day of blockading fracking suppliers at Carnforth in Lancashire with swings, a second eight-person lock-on at Preston New Road is keeping up the pressure on energy industry efforts to bring the dangerous and unpopular gas extraction method into … Continue reading

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#Mexico: Attack Against Members of Frente de Pueblos en Defensa de la Tierra

A group of between 30 and 40 people violently attacked members of the Frente de Pueblos en Defensa de la Tierra (FPDT) and others of the state of Mexico that are opposing the construction of the new international airport of … Continue reading

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#NoDAPL: Call for Submissions for “Learning From #StandingRock” Project

Hey! This is a call for submissions of texts about strategic lessons that can be learned from the resistance at Standing Rock. As one phase of the resistance has ended and another has begun, I think that it would be … Continue reading

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#Canada: Indigenous Activists Disrupt PDAC2017 Mining Conference in #Toronto

On the first day of PDAC’s 2017 gathering, March 5, a small group of Indigenous activists and allies unveiled a banner at the booth of Denison Mines, a uranium company with a shared responsibility for the devastation of the Serpent … Continue reading

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