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Get Trained for the Next Flotilla Against Shell

We Are a Coalition of Activists, Artists and Noisemakers Battling Shell in Seattle

Get Trained for the Next Flotilla Against Shell

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Arley Fosburgh

US Senators urge Obama administration to block Arctic oil drilling

From Reuters

A group of 18 mostly Democratic U.S. senators on Friday urged the Obama administration to stop Royal Dutch Shell’s preparations for oil exploration in the Arctic, saying the region has a severely limited capacity to respond to accidents. 187 more words

Economy

Shutting Down Shell in Seattle

Image Credit: Jason Redmond/Reuters

It could be a long, hot spring in Seattle as one of the nation’s greenest cities becomes a new front in the climate wars. 822 more words

Environment

City of Seattle Declares Shell and Foss Maritime lack a Proper Permit: You Shell Not Pass!

“There is a long list of reasons why drilling in the Arctic is a bad idea. The focus should be on renewable energy, in this time of climate change…” Annie Leonard, Executive director, Greenpeace… 691 more words

Arley Fosburgh

Environmental protesters blockade entrance to Seattle seaport

Entrances to a seaport terminal in Seattle were blocked on Monday as protesters standing against oil-drilling in the Arctic made themselves heard.

Seattle is where Royal Dutch Shell’s massive floating drill rig will be loaded up before heading to the waters off Alaska this summer. 118 more words

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