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Opposing Fracking… by TinaLouiseUK

Opposing Fracking… by TinaLouiseUK
Opposing Fracking… by TinaLouiseUK
We get it wrong as often as we get it right; there is no ‘game plan’, no job description, no way to know if the next moment’s decision will get us closer or farther from the goal… but we do it anyway because sitting this one out,[…]

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Recently after a nun, vicar and monk spoke during faith week… I asked some police officers, just who were the ‘good guys’?

Recently after a nun, vicar and monk spoke during faith week… I asked some police officers, just who were the ‘good guys’?
Recently after a nun, vicar and monk spoke during faith week… I asked some police officers, just who were the ‘good guys’? And they said themselves. So I asked who are the ‘bad[…]

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Open Letter to the Police at PNR…

Open Letter to the Police at PNR…
 
Dear Police Officers,
What are we to do? How do you see this playing out? The reality that you as well as we (those acting to stop fracking) see is that this government wants hundreds of frack sites here in Lancashire and many thousands across the country[…]

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Stealing the night… because dirty work can’t be done in the light of day or power of witness

Stealing the night… because dirty work can’t be done in the light of day or power of witness. As Cuadrilla get permission for throughout-the-night deliveries for #fracking in Lancashire, the trees of Sheffield are hacked down under cover of darkness… #WeSaidNo
Image and this from Alison Teal:
[We arrived just after 6am and it was[…]

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The Lost & Found of Activism… by Tina Rothery

The Lost & Found of Activism… by Tina Rothery
 

A superb night of laughter, dancing and joy.. followed by the thump of shite in the press that painted these beautiful people in an ugly way… got me thinking of what’s been lost and what’s been found. For me personally it has been the hardest[…]

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Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet.

Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet.

Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet. They journeyed to Lancashire (and will do the same to Yorkshire tomorrow) bringing genuine humanity and obvious spirituality and it was such a pleasure. The good people who have[…]

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This time one year ago, by Tina Rothery

This time one year ago, by Tina Rothery
 
This time one year ago, I was looking at the bag I’d packed for my two-weeks in prison. Court was in the morning and unless I agreed to sign agreeing my financial situation and agree to pay Cuadrilla £55,000 (cost of an eviction that wasn’t a[…]

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Reasons to be Fearful… 1,2,3+ by Tina Rothery

Reasons to be Fearful… 1,2,3+ by Tina Rothery

Like so many in this movement, my sister Julie and I have waded through huge amounts of research over the years …lots of late night sharing and morning cuppa chats that tear pieces out of the subject till they make some sense. I thought I’d pause and[…]

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Day 139 in the Cuadrilla House by TinaLouiseUK

Day 139 in the Cuadrilla House by TinaLouiseUK

Day 139 in the Cuadrilla House… and the good people ride the waves of empowerment and hope and fall victim to the tides of violence and anguish in varying measures. We’re tossed between disbelief that THIS is actually the state of democracy and the awareness that we[…]

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