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squatting / free spaces / protest sites

Colombian Poor Occupy Lands Slated for Military Base

wYdfu2J12th May 2014 FORTUL, COLOMBIA–Holding down an occupation for five months isn’t easy. Doing so in Colombia, even less so.

Eviction of treehouse village on Hambacher Forst protest site

Ker­pen, 28.​03.​2014. Shortly after 20:00 on last wednesday the 28th of march the last of seven activists was evicted from a tree.

Eviction of Hambach Forest right now

The hambach forest is under eviction right now. Hundrets of police are trying to get the people down from the trees, but it can need some time. Media is talking about lock-ons in the trees. Right now there are several lifting ramps working at several treehouses at the same time. The Police is blocking roads and the motorway in a big range.

lock-ons at Barton Moss

Lock-ons have been increasing - there's been one today (2 people, 2 hour delay), Monday 3rd March; there was another last Friday (2 people in tubes, 1.5 hours), and last Tuesday - 2 people locked-on into a barrel full of concrete, barbed wire and glass, to slow the police removal team down.

Barton Moss anti-fracking update

 

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15th Feb 2014

Lorries being brought in on a Saturday, tankers so likely full of chemicals, followed by trucks with pipes. 

Romanian Villagers and Priests Occupy Chevron Fracking Site in Protest

9/2/14

Romanian police clashed with villagers on Wednesday as they tried in vain to force them off a field they have occupied for a third day to prevent U.S. energy giant Chevron from drilling for shale gas.

Reclaim the Power gathering 8-9 February