From Unicorn Riot: Minnesota – Unicorn Riot has uncovered documents showing coordination between state-wide authorities to prepare for anti-pipeline protests. Emails obtained from Minnesota State Patrol under the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act show close cooperation between state and local law enforcement, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, pipeline company security staff and a private police foundation. Read the full report here: https://tinyurl.com/y7q8uywj
URGENT: The House vote is still pending and the window to pass SB652 narrowing. It's the bill that criminalizes protest. Call your state reps to tell them to vote NO to SB 652. Then call them again. Find their contact info here.Keep calling! Talking points below. Find number of your legislator with link below, or use Earthwork's Take Action tool https://earthworks.org/take-action/pa-sb652/ It will track you to correct legislator. Call House Leadership: Mike Turzai, Speaker (7
Via Ellen Sue Gerhart "I'm home." "Those two words are packed with enormous emotion, more than I ever thought possible. For the past two months I have been incarcerated in the Centre County Correctional Facility in Bellefonte, PA, by order of Huntingdon County Judge George Zanic, for indirect contempt of an order he issued in favor of Energy Transfer Partners' construction of the dangerous and still incomplete Mariner East 2 pipeline. My family, supporters, and I have fought
Seems to us like everybody but Energy Transfer Partners and our governor know that these things are bound to happen on these dangerous pipelines. From Camp White Pine: Some photos of the aftermath from Energy Transfer Partners pipeline explosion in Beaver County, Pennsylvania 9/10/18. Also pictured is ETPs public response while evacuations were still ongoing. The word is that although there was no loss of human life, there were multiple pets lost in the fire. One house was co
From L'eau Est La Vie Camp - No Bayou Bridge: Over the past several months we have deployed over 50 worksite actions to disrupt and stop construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline. We are also on day 35 of continuous blockades in the Atchafalaya Basin (one of the largest swamps in North America). But with Energy Transfer Partners' recent escalation in tactics, we need more protectors here with us on the frontlines. JOIN US in Louisiana at the L'eau Est La Vie Camp. Email us at
From Camp White Pine: Grandmother, Retired Teacher Jailed Up to Six Months for Protecting Her Land Ellen Sue Gerhart, 63, has been a key leader in the multi-year campaign against Energy Transfer Partners’ Mariner East 2 natural gas liquids pipeline, which is being built through her property. [Huntingdon, PA] On Friday, August 3, Huntingdon County Judge George Zanic sentenced 63-year-old grandmother, retired teacher, and landowner Ellen Sue Gerhart to two to six months in jail
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Visit the link here or PM us if interested! https://www.etsy.com/shop/StopSunocoPA All proceeds go to the efforts of Camp White Pine & www.ResistSunocoPA.com Camp White Pine is a forest defense camp resisting Sunoco's Mariner East 2 Pipeline, which plans to transport natural gas liq
Protect the water, land, and climate #ProtecttheInlet, Kwekwecnewtxw, against Texas-based Kinder Morgan's #TransMountainPipeline and tanker project (7.4 Billion 700-mile tar sands oil pipeline from Alberta to Burnaby, BC for export to Asian and US markets) Coverage, action sign ups and donate here:
https://protecttheinlet.ca/ On Saturday, March 10th, Coast Salish spiritual leaders and members launched an ambitious project in Metro Vancouver to stop the Kinder Morgan pipeline.
Democratic North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s new role as chief Duke Energy-enabler—were held up to the spotlight recently in Raleigh when shortly after 8am twenty-five activists from within and without the state staged a nonviolent occupation of the Governor’s office. Live streams from Beyond Extreme Energy: https://www.facebook.com/BeyondExtremeEnergy/videos/751477128395237/ https://www.facebook.com/BeyondExtremeEnergy/videos/751515065058110/ https://www.facebook.com/Beyo
From Steve Horn of DeSmog Blog - Mexico's Standing Rock? Sempra, TransCanada Face Indigenous Pipeline Resistance South of Border: "Since Mexico privatized its oil and gas resources in 2013, border-crossing pipelines including those owned by Sempra Energy and TransCanada have come under intense scrutiny and legal challenges, particularly from Indigenous peoples. Opening up the spigot for U.S. companies to sell oil and gas into Mexico was a top priority for the Obama State Depa