February 2013 archive

BREAKING: Appalachia Resist!, Ohio Residents Shut Down a Frack Waste Storage Facility in Ohio with Monopod and Banner Drops

MORE PHOTOS Appalachia Resist!, an organization recently formed to address exploitative gas and oil extraction in Appalachia, along with Ohio residents and other environmental organizations have blockaded and disrupted operations at Greenhunter Water’s hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” waste storage site along the Ohio River in Washington County. Nate Ebert, a 33-year-old Athens County, OH resident …

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The Beehive Design Collective shares their latest work, Mesoamerica Resiste, around Texas this week

Tar Sands Blockade will be giving our good friends at the Beehive Design Collective a hearty Texas welcome this week and next! The Beehive Collective is a multi-faceted organism with many people and varied projects. The works that most recognize as theirs are intricate black and white large-scale political cartoon posters, which serve as an …

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Climate Justice Activists in Portland, OR Occupy Exhibit for Tar Sands Profiteer ESCO Corp.

Today our friends at Portland Rising Tide exposed ESCO Corp as a major tar sands profiteer. They occupied an exhibit celebrating the corporation’s 100 year history of building heavy equipment used in fossil fuel extraction. Below is their full press release about the action. Visit a tar sands profiteer’s office near you and sign up for …

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