tar sands

Third Night of Protests and Blockades in Nez Perce Country, USA

8.8.13

Protestors with the Nez Perce as well as Wild Idaho Rising Tide and Idle No More turned out for a third night of demonstrations against the illegal megaload’s passage through Nez Perce country.

Climate Justice Activists Occupy Two Tar Sands Mining Sites in Utah

521886_597282230294554_359607144_n29 July 2013 In a direct action following the Canyon Country Action Camp, hundreds of activists have swarmed two mining sites in Utah tar sands.

Hamilton Police direct Mass Arrest at Enbridge Blockade

JUNE 26, 2013
 
BREAKING NEWS: 20 PROTESTERS ARRESTED AT TAR SANDS BLOCKADE, INCLUDING THOSE OUTSIDE INJUNCTION ZONE

Michigan Activist Skateboards into Enbridge Tar Sands Pipeline

24 June 2013, Folks in Michigan took two actions today to help kick off the Fearless Summer week of action against energy extraction.

Keystone Pipeline Protesters Block Chicago Federal Building


Protesters blockade Chicago’s Metcalfe Federal Building in the first action of the No KXL campaign, Jun 17, 2013..

Tar Sands protest welcomes Canadian PM

13th June 2013

Five protesters were arrested during Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper’s visit to Parliament. The Met said they were held after a protest at the Sovereign’s Entrance.

The protest sparked a major security alert.

Police raced through the Palace of Westminster to the House of Lords as demonstrators hurled oil at the Sovereign’s Entrance.