March 2013 archive

Week of Action Kicks Off With Creativity Across the Country

The Stop Tar Sands Profiteers Week of Action kicked off with some amazing creativity across the country: St. Patty’s day parades in Boston, green revelers stopping buses full of oil execs in New Orleans, picturesque canyon banner drops in Utah, and a overpass light brigade in Wisconsin. Join an action near you. ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Sunday, March 17 …

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Red Lake Chippewa Discover Enbridge Tar Sands Pipelines Through Nation-Owned Land Have No Easement Contracts

For over two weeks now, Nizhawendaamin Inaakiminaan (We Love Our Land) has been occupying land directly above four pipelines across an easement that Enbridge has claimed since 1949 when the company, then called Lakehead Pipe Line Company, installed the first of four pipelines across land owned by the Red Lake Band of Chippewa despite not …

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From Texas to Appalachia, Putting Our Bodies on the Line

Check out this Occupy.com article about our visit with the folks at Stop the Tennessee Pipeline From Texas to Appalachia, Putting Our Bodies on the Line Originally posted on Occupy.com: Wed, 03/13/2013 – 13:18 By Eric Moll The directions take us just outside the New York City sprawl-zone: up through the hills and bare forests …

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