“The Black Snake Still Lives”

reposted in part from It’s Going Down The struggle against DAPL is far from over; the black snake still lives. In the face of thousands of people still streaming into Standing Rock, including a flood of veterans, continued mass support, militant stand offs with the police, and increasing solidarity actions across the world, the Army…

West Roxbury Pipeline Activist Faces Amputation After Police Injure Over 300 Peaceful Water Protectors At Standing Rock

from Indigenous Environmental Network Boston, MA — Among the Spectra pipeline resisters scheduled to appear in West Roxbury District Court today is 22 year old Sophia Wilansky.  Sophia is one of the Mass Grave 6 defendants, along with Karenna Gore, daughter of former vice-president Al Gore, climate activist Tim DeChristopher, Norah Collins, Dave Publow, and…

Susquehanna Regional Climb Camp

August 12 – 18, 2016 Location in Southeastern Pennsylvania TBA The fossil fuel infrastructure build out and its accompanied tree-cutting has made us realize the need for more skilled climbers to combat the destruction of our regions and earth. Join regional organizers/trainers for a week long climb camp and practice skills in basic and advanced…

Round River Rendezvous 2016

Come Get Smitten in the Mitten! Want watch the sunset over an endless body of fresh water on top of a sand dune while you consider the conversations, workshops, and experiences of an Earth First! Rendezvous? This is a possibility as organizing for the 37th Annual Earth First! Round River Rendezvous is currently underway! Folks…

Pennsylvania Township Legalizes “Nonviolent Direct Action” in Defense Against Fracking

from Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund Grant Township, Indiana County, PA: Tonight, Grant Township Supervisors passed a first-in-the-nation law that legalizes direct action to stop frack wastewater injection wells within the Township. Pennsylvania General Energy Company (PGE) has sued the Township to overturn a local democratically-enacted law that prohibits injection wells. If a court does…