Pipeline Outrage Is A Human Issue, Not A Political Issue

By Norah Vawter, Otherwords.org -

The fight against pipelines can unite progressives and libertarians, city folk and country folk. I almost cried at a press conference, watching a mother and her grown daughter explain the [...]

Woman, Daughter Who Protested In Trees On Planned Pipeline Land Come Down

By Staff, Wsls.com -

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. - After more than a month sitting in trees protesting the Mountain Valley pipeline, Theresa "Red" Terry and her daughter, Minor, finally came down Saturday. It happened a day [...]

Local Doctors Turned Away From Pipeline Protesters

By Chris Suarez, Dailyprogress.com -

Two Charlottesville doctors seeking to help a 61-year-old woman who has spent four weeks perched in a tree to halt construction of the Mountain View Pipeline say Roanoke County authorities did [...]

The Tree Sitters: Activists Have Halted Pipeline Construction

By Mason Adams, Blueridgeoutdoors.com -

You can find Red by the campfire smoke and bright yellow crime-scene tape. Red is a 61-year-old Virginia mountain woman who since April 2 has been living in a tree inside the white-and-blue-taped [...]

“Red Terry” Takes A Stand – “I Will Come Out Of The Tree When These People Get Off My Land”

By Staff, Bluevirginia.us -

Excellent video (by Water Is Life. Protect It.; see below), I definitely recommend it. As a property owner on Bent Mountain puts it, “I think that’s one of the big issues with this pipeline is [...]

Landowner Launches New Pipeline Protest In Roanoke County Tree

By Bianca Holman, Wdbj7.com -

A woman who lives on Bent Mountain says pipeline surveyors called police to her property Monday afternoon, after she climbed in a tree and refused to come down. The landowner, who goes by the [...]

Tree-Sitting To Stop The Mountain Valley Pipeline

By The Final Straw Radio, Earthfirstjournal.org -

This week, Bursts spoke with Birch and Judy, two folks involved in the Tree Sits on Peter Mountain along the Appalachian Trail on the border of Virginia and West Virginia.  The tree sits are [...]

The Lives Destroyed By The Mountain Valley Pipeline

By Madelyne Ashworth, Rvamag.com -

It’s a frightening thing to realize that despite spending years in one place, despite working hard over decades to make your house a home, despite being dutifully on time with property taxes and [...]

I’m An Eagle Scout, And I Don’t Want Pipelines In My Wilderness

By Griffin Bird, Otherwords.org -

Troop 149, an enthusiastic and lively troop from Arlington, made me the person I am today. Being a member of Troop 149 meant a lot of things, but most importantly it meant incredible outdoor [...]

All Out To Stop Pipelines In Virginia: Updates And Call For Support

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

We tried our hardest to stop these destructive projects at the regulatory level but we have always known that action beyond those processes would be necessary. We will continue to support [...]

VA State Water Control Board Delays Atlantic Coast Pipeline

By Lorne Stockman, priceofoil.org -

“After a complete failure last week in approving the Mountain Valley Pipeline’s certificate, Virginia’s State Water Control Board (SWCB) has delayed certification of the permit for the Atlantic [...]

800 Anti-Pipeline Virginians Surround Capitol At Rally & Concert

By Stacy Miller, chesapeakeclimate.org -

By Stacy Miller for CCAN - Several speakers rallied the crowd, including Del. Sam Rasoul of Roanoke, one of several candidates who refused money from Dominion Energy — lead developer of the [...]

Northam Hid Dominion Execs & Lobbyists In Transition Team

By Itai Vardi, desmogblog.com -

By Itai Vardi for Desmog Blog - Virginia’s Democratic governor-elect, Ralph Northam, announced his transition committee this week. In a press release, his office listed 85 individuals who will [...]

Historic Union Hill Community Threatened By Atlantic Coast Pipeline

By Sammy DiDonato, www.unicornriot.ninja -

By Sammy DiDonato for Unicorn Riot - Dominion plans to build a large compressor station for the pipeline in Union Hill, a historic Black community founded by descendants of freed slaves in [...]

Virginians Press Gubernatorial Candidate To Oppose Pipelines

By Staff, www.beyondextremeenergy.org -

By Staff of Beyond Extreme Energy - LOUDOUN COUNTY, VA–Virginia citizens against fracked gas pipelines send Gubernatorial Candidate Ralph Northam nearly 300 “Hear Our Voice” postcards from [...]

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