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“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.
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Governments have failed to deliver what is needed.
12th January 2017 - bailiffs and police have moved in at Upton Community Protection camp, in Cheshire.
The government’s grand gesture of ‘closing coal’ is conditional on replacing it with gas. Fracking is a key part of that vision, but it’s meeting with resistance at every step.
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About the camp
Reclaim the Fields (or RTF) UK was born in 2011, as a star in a wider constellation of food and
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.