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Water Protectors Shut Down Wisconsin Line 3 Construction and Warn Enbridge to “Stay Out...

Early Wednesday morning water protectors from Camp Makwa stormed an Enbridge construction site, and delayed progress on the last unfinished Wisconsin segment of their proposed line 3 pipeline project. One individual from the Diné...

Water Protectors Blockade St. Louis Wells Fargo in Solidarity with Camp Makwa

Earlier this morning—November 14, 2017—five water protectors took action in solidarity with frontline Indigenous resistance efforts at Camp Makwa in Northern Minnesota to stop the construction of the Enbridge Line 3 tar sands pipeline...

Minneapolis, MN: Super Bowl Blues

On February 4th, 2018 the Super Bowl is coming to Minneapolis and the city is already busy preparing for this big event. For almost a year the city has been advertising how important this...

Indiana: Night Owls Disrupt State Forest Timber Sale

The following communique was originally submitted anonymously to the Earth First! Newswire. On the morning of Thursday Nov. 9th, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR)’s Division of Forestry sold the timber rights to 299 acres...

Water Protectors Lock Together Inside Pipeline, Shut Down Last Stretch of Wisconsin Line 3...

Early this morning, a group of water protectors from the Makwa Initiative halted the last piece of construction for the Wisconsin section of Enbridge’s proposed Line 3 replacement project. Two water protectors locked together...

Kite Line: 23 Hours In & One Hour Out, The View From Menard

Listen and Download Here This week, we share the words and experiences of Salomon X, a former prisoner in Illinois. In the first of two episodes with Salomon, he describes poor conditions and exploitation in the...

“We’re Not Leaving”: Chicago Squatters Resist Eviction

This statement published below comes from a group of squatters who have occupied a building owned by Barnett Capital, one of the driving forces of gentrification in Chicago. The squatters state that they are...

Emergency Call-in to Stop Backcountry Timber Sale in Indiana

On Thursday, November 9th, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources plans to sell timber rights to a 300 acre section of the Yellowwood State Forest backcountry area. This forest is amongst the oldest and...

No More Illusions Issue #4 Hits the Streets

Download and Print Here The fourth issue of No More Illusions: A Journal of Solidarity and Defense is now making its way through the alleys and avenues of Michigan. 500 copies were distributed at the state-wide S&D meeting yesterday,...

Support Wabash Valley Prisoners on Hunger Strike!

Several inmates at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility have announced that they have begun a hunger strike to protest their deteriorating conditions. Their immediate demands include: removal from camera monitored cells, relocation from abusive staff,...