Diane Wilson In Hunger Strike To Protect Matagorda Bay

By Stephanie Thomas, Public Citizen. -

Legendary environmenal activist Diane Wilson has been called “an unreasonable woman.” As a shrimper, Diane learned firsthand about tremendous pollution damaging the waters near her hometown of [...]

Women Run 415 Miles To Protest The Mountain Valley Pipeline

By Lindsay Cayne, WDBJ7. -

Bent Mountain, VA - The Mountain Valley Pipeline protest community came together Sunday at the Bent Mountain Center to thank and commend three women who are running and cycling alongside the MVP [...]

The Radioactive Underbelly Of The Oilfield

By Justin Nobel, Drilled News. -

In towns and cities across northern Appalachia industrial and manufacturing jobs have emptied out and men and women hungry for work have been drawn by the beckoning call of the oil and gas [...]

Pipeline Protesters Charged With ‘Felony Kidnapping,’ Held Without Bond

By Appalachians Against Pipelines, Popular Resistance. -

Maybrook, VA — On Friday 4/30/21 at 10:30 AM, Mountain Valley Pipeline protester Thomas Adams blocked a pipe truck just before it crossed a bridge over Sinking Creek in Giles County, and locked [...]

Despite Climate Commitments, Health Concerns, States Approve Fuel Tanks

By Ingrid Lobet, Capital and Main. -

Magali Sanchez-Hall, usually in motion, pauses for a moment on the sidewalk to gaze through a chain-link fence at the massive new construction project: tanks shaped like giant tuna fish cans that [...]

Second Tree Sitter Extracted On Final Day Of Yellow Finch Blockade

By Appalachians Against Pipelines, Popular Resistance. -

On Wednesday, March 24th, 2021, the second and final tree sitter at the Yellow Finch blockade in the path of the Mountain Valley Pipeline was extracted and arrested. This follows the Tuesday [...]

Coalition To Governor Wolf: No Sacrifice Zones In Pennsylvania

By Berks Gas Truth. -

Today, Governor Tom Wolf voted with the governors of New York, New Jersey, and Delaware to ban fracking in the Delaware River Basin and to remove from consideration regulations that would have [...]

New Mexican Economists Warn: Change Course Now

By Jerry Redfern, Capital and Main. -

Later this month, New Mexico lawmakers will have another chance to fix an economic problem that has plagued the state for decades. “For at least 40 years people in the state government and the [...]

Trans Mountain Pipeline Protester Creates New Treetop Camp After Destruction

By Charlie Smith, The Georgia Straight. -

The fight over a $12.6-billion federal government pipeline project continues. This weekend, environmental activist Timothee Govare has moved into a tent 20 metres up in the air. It's among [...]

Gas Company Sues To Destroy Small Town’s Rights Of Nature Law

By Jessica Corbett, Commondreams. -

In a clear signal of how the fossil fuel industry feels about efforts to enact Rights of Nature protections that safeguard communities and the environment from the impacts of coal, gas, and oil [...]

Indigenous-led Resistance To Enbridge’s Line 3 Pipeline Threatens Big Oil

By Nick Engelfried, Waging Nonviolence. -

When Dawn Goodwin went down to the bank of the upper Mississippi River on Dec. 4, she just wanted to spend some time honoring the traditions of her people. Goodwin was part of a small group of [...]

Every Major Bank Has Now Ruled Out Funding Arctic Drilling

By Dharna Noor, Gizmodo. -

We got another one. On Monday evening, Bank of America said that it will no longer finance fossil fuel exploration in the Arctic, joining Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Chase, Wells Fargo, and [...]

Activists Resist Frantic Pipeline Development

By Leanna First-Arai, Truthout. -

The final weeks of the Trump administration have been frenzied for oil and gas pipeline companies. On November 24, Enbridge — the largest pipeline developer in North America — filed a lawsuit to [...]

Fuel Shortages In Venezuela

By Tatuy TV and Venezuelanalysis. -

Fuel shortages have become of the main issues in Venezuela. The mainstream media, always on board the regime change bandwagon, is keen to report that "the country with the world's largest oil [...]

Water Protector Locks To Enbridge Pipe Yard Gate On Black Friday

By Giniw Collective, Popular Resistance. -

Backus, MN - This morning, one water protector locked their neck to the gate of one of Enbridge’s massive pipe yards south of Backus, Minnesota, as other rallied and shoppers consumed on Black [...]