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Fourth Consecutive Day of Work Stoppage at Australian Coal Mine

Update: 7am Police Search and Rescue arrive at the scene

USA: Burnaby Blockade, Encampment Stops Kinder Morgan Suveyors for a Second Day

October 30th, 2014

Angry protesters stopped crews from conducting pipeline survey work on Burnaby Mountain Wednesday, forcing the company to reassess how it will finish work needed for a National Energy Board decision.

Argentina: Quechua Community Members Occupy Airport During Second Day of Protest Against Plupetrol

October 29th, 2014

Inhabitants inform the authorities that, if their requests are not respected, they will be taking more direct measures, such as manually closing pipeline valves.  They ask that DINOES (Special Operation Division) does not intervene.