Activists Challenge Enbridge, Elected Officials with Film on State Water Crises

“Water Power” connects the dots from Detroit and Flint to Straits of Mackinac WATER POWER from Kate Levy on Vimeo. DETROIT – A new film that combines documentary filmmaking and music video to shine a light on Michigan’s… Read More

Justice for Indigenous leader Berta Cáceres

Honduran Indigenous environmental activist Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores (Lenca) received some measure of justice on Nov. 29, when seven men were finally convicted of her murder. Cáceres was killed on March 2, 2016, by agents associated with Desa,… Read More

Gentrification and Displacements = Land Grabs

Buffalo, NY’s Anti-Gentrification Summit: land grabs & climate change connections Post and photo by Orin Langelle See original post at Photolangelle.org On 17 November 2018, the OUR CITY coalition presented the Second Annual Anti-Gentrification Summit and said it… Read More

BREAKING: Keystone XL Pipeline Permit Rescinded

Bemidji, MN – On Thursday, November 8, 2018, United States District Judge Brian Morris, issued a landmark ruling in favor of the Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN) and the North Coast Rivers Alliance (NCRA), and other groups in the litigation to stop… Read More

VA. Governor Northam Dissolves Council on Environmental Justice Because He Can’t Control It

Statement on Governor Northam’s Threat to Dissolve Council on Environmental Justice Because He Cannot Control It Virginia- After attempts to derail it, Governor Ralph Northam’s (D-Va.) Advisory Council on Environmental Justice (ACEJ) raised significant concerns regarding the proposed… Read More

Bayou Bridge Pipeline: Media, Water Protector’s Boats Sunk by Security Boat

Via LEAU EST LA VIE CAMP FACEBOOK On Monday, while two boats carrying water protectors and media were legally observing a bayou bridge pipeline construction site, an Energy Transfer Partners security boat rapidly passing by intentionally caused a… Read More

JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Crédit Agricole Warned Not to Finance Tar Sands Pipeline Companies

Bank clients Enbridge and TransCanada have failed to secure Free, Prior and Informed Consent of Indigenous Communities NEW YORK — On Monday (Indigenous People’s Day), Honor The Earth, Rainforest Action Network, Sierra Club, 350 Seattle, Friends of the Earth… Read More

Organic Farmer’s Crops Contaminated, Children Struck By Mountain Valley Pipeline Pellet Drop

“This is the latest example of how fossil fuel infrastructure is slashing and burning our rural communities and endangering farmers’ futures.”

BREAKING: Atlantic Coast Pipeline Construction in National Forests Halted

“Petitioners’ members recreate on and reside near land that will be harmed by the ACP, and a stay will prevent irreparable injury to their environmental, aesthetic, and recreational interests pending completion of the Court’s review”

Corporate powers, politicians push massive fracking buildout in Appalachia

A September 10 gas pipeline explosion in Beaver County, Pennsylvania is a stark reminder of some of the dangers posed by the massive pipeline and petrochemicals expansion across Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio. A new report by Food &… Read More