2013 archive

Breaking: Maine Trans And/Or Women’s Action Camp Occupying Irving Corporations Portsmouth, NH Headquarters

This was cross-posted from the Trans And Womyn’s Action Camp website. Follow them on wordpress and on Twitter @TWAC_ME for live updates! Click here to donate to help bail out the TWAC arrestees! *** UPDATE: TWAC arrestees are out of jail! UPDATE 12:52pm: All cop cars are gone. Unconfirmed belief that pain compliance was used …

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Whoa, so many acronyms in that headline! Allow us to “expand” upon them: TSB– Tar Sands Blockade, that’s us! We’re continuing to seek answers and accountability regarding  TransCanada’s suspect pipeline construction practices, well documented across Texas. Presently we’re doing this using… FOIA– the Freedom Of Information Act, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson …

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Police Raid Elsipogtog Anti-Fracking Blockade in New Brunswick. They Need Your Help!

UPDATE 2:50 PM: Live feed via Edgar on Veetle UPDATE 2:30 PM: Latest coverage from Global New Brunswick October 17, 2013, 7:30 AM – about 700 Canadian police raided the Elsipogtog anti-fracking blockade in New Brunswick. Police have descended on a blockade encampment of members of the Mi’kmaq First Nation, who have been holding a …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tarsandsblockade.org/elsipogtog-blockade-police-raid/