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North East England
Earth First! Winter Moot 24-26 February 2017, Manchester - plot and plan for ecological direct action.
“Mining is going on a hundred meters away. When they started blasting, all the dust was brought to our vegetable gardens. Vegetables got covered with the coal dust which is impossible to wash out. Now I don‘t want to harm myself by eating anything from this garden,” a resident of Kazas, Siberia, Russia, describes the impact of coal mining.
Earth First! Summer Gathering! - 17th-22nd Aug - The address is: The Limes, Milton Rd, Gayton,Northampton NN7 3HE.
For workshop programme and directions etc. see: http://earthfirstgathering.org/
Governments have failed to deliver what is needed.
You are invited to attend the Earth First! Winter Moot, a gathering for people involved or wanting to know more about ecological campaigning & direct action in the UK. Draft programme/details below.
Was your sexual abuser a high-profile activist? Have you felt unable to speak out about it?
Five days of skill-sharing for grassroots ecological direct action - make links, share ideas, and get involved in the run up to the Paris climate summit, and struggles against fracking, new roads and more.
On Wednesday (3/6/15) it was announced that UK Coal's application to mine 520,561 tonnes of coal from a site called Bradley, was approved. The site is currently agricultural land in Leadgate, Durham, UK. This is a highly contested site with really strong and well orchestrated opposition from local people. Why is this a bad decision?