2013 archive

Western Mass Takes A Stand

Climate Action Now : Western MA, had a great picket yesterday at the Hadley Mobil Station to be followed by a series of events in solidarity with Keep The East Tar Sands Free …       15 people, young and old, received honks and thumbs ups from passers-by on Route 9     As UMass …

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Bob and Diane Announce End to Hunger Strike on 45th day

On November 29th, 2012 in protest of Valero’s involvement with the KXL pipeline we locked our necks to industrial trucks just outside the Valero refinery. We were arrested and immediately began a hunger strike in solidarity with the struggling people of the community of Manchester. We demanded that Valero not only cease all business with …

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VIDEO: January 3rd Aerial Blockade Continues to Halt Construction!

No construction has taken place at the site of Audrey’s tree sit, which was on county-owned land. The action brought attention to the fact that TransCanada never sought permission from the Angelina County Commissioner’s Court, which is comprised of five elected officials, to build on that land. TransCanada may claim that it simply made a …

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