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indigenous elders and forest defense activists face increasing violence from corportations and police

By Michelle Tullo Inter Press (IPS)

Indigenous leaders are warning of increased violence in the fight to save their dwindling forests and ecosystems from extractive companies. 397 more words


Events This Week in Chapel Hill

This Friday April 11th A participant from the Hambach Forest Defense campaign in Germany will be speaking at Internationalist Bookstore at 7 p.m.

Address: 405 W. 475 more words

German Forest Defense: Reoccupation on April 26 & Final Straw Radio Show

Call up for the Reoccupation of the Hambach Forest on April 26

reposted from http://hambachforest.blogsport.de/

“After the evic­tion of the third oc­cupa­ti­on in the Ham­bach Fo­rest near Köln, which took place on March 27th after ne­ar­ly 7 months…We had to suf­fer mas­si­ve Re­pres­si­on, es­pe­ci­al­ly the last time: the raid on the mea­dow oc­cupa­ti­on and two other pro­jects, con­fis­ca­ti­on of all our elec­tro­nic de­vices as well as pri­va­te stuff and scripts. 687 more words

“the road of destruction ends here”

Beyond a clear-cut in Quebec’s far north — marked by a sign that reads “the road of destruction ends here” — aboriginal Canadians are fighting for an ancient forest and their traditional hunting rights. 11 more words

Rebel Rousing

solidarity for marie mason


Marie Mason is an anarchist and an eco- and animal rights prisoner serving nearly 22 years in federal prison for acts of sabotage carried out in defense of the planet. 242 more words