Environment

Updates from the Tree-Sit Against the Mountain Valley Pipeline

The tree-sit in Montgomery County against the Mountain Valley Pipeline is now almost a week old. Over the past week, there has been a variety of updates on Appalachians Against Pipelines, including the following...

Organizing at the Frontiers: Appalachian Resistance to Pipelines

A look at capital accumulation and resource extraction in Appalachia as well as current autonomous social movements fighting it. Includes some thoughts on where such resistance might be heading, with the onslaught of automation....

Call For Mass Phone Zap: Indigenous Water Protectors Violently Arrested on Private Land by...

"We need you here now!" - Cherri Foytlin Millions watched in 2016 and 2017 as thousands gathered at Standing Rock to take on the Dakota Access Pipeline. Both the looming threat of a climate change...

New Tree Sit Erected in Mountain Valley Pipeline Path in Montgomery County, VA

A new round of tree sits has been launched against the Mountain Valley Pipeline. Elliston, VA — Early Wednesday morning, two new tree sits were erected in the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline in...

Michigan: Banner Drop Against Line 5

Following report and photo was originally published on the Earth First! Journal Newswire. On September 3, eco-defenders in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan wanted to make sure the mass of drivers heading home from...

Log Truck Rams Through Mattole Forest Protesters, Nearly Mowing People Down

Report from eco-defenders fighting to save the Mattole ancient forest in Northern California. Scotia, CA—A “Week of Action for the Mattole Forest” wrapped up with demonstrations and rallies at the Humboldt Redwood Co. (HRC) corporate offices in...

Mattole Forest Defenders Kick Off a Week of Action for the Old Growth on...

Report back from land defenders who kicked off a Week of Action to defend the old growth Mattole Forest in Northern California.  Humboldt County, CA - On Monday, Aug. 25, a “Week of Action...

War In the Swamps: A Conversation With L’eau Est La Vie Camp

In this episode of the It's Going Down podcast, we were lucky enough to catch up with people involved in the L'eau Est La Vie camp, which is fighting the construction of the Bayou...

Pennsylvania: Mobilizations To Support Jailed Water Protector Ellen Sue Gerhart

This weekend, actions will take place in support of jailed Water Protector, Ellen Sue Gerhart, who was railroaded by Energy Transfer Partner while fighting to protect her home. On Saturday, August 25th, community groups...

Water Terrorist and USFS Supervisor Joby Timm is Reassigned #NoMVP

Update from the Appalachian territory about the reassignment of a notorious goon of the pipeline industry. Known Water Terrorist and USFS Jefferson National Forest Supervisor Joby Timm has been temporarily reassigned to the U.S. Forest...