A blog by Corinna Lotz
(Occupy activist and A World to Win secretary)
28 October 2013
Be worried. Be very worried. The “revolution” word got top billing on the BBC’s Newsnight. And, God forbid, the word “profit” was called “filthy” by a comedian, actor, radio host and author who has over seven million followers on[…]
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A blog by Corinna Lotz
UNITED FAMILIES & FRIENDS CAMPAIGN (UFFC) PROCESSION ON SATURDAY 26TH OCTOBER 2013
The United Families and Friends Campaign (UFFC) is a coalition of families and friends of those that have died in the custody of police and prison officers as well as those who are killed in immigration detention and secure psychiatric hospitals.
GREENWASH!!! Shale Gas “Environmental” Summit
The Shale Gas Environmental Summit is a two day event where the industry gathers together to discuss ways to calm fears around the environmental impacts of fracking and unconventional gas extraction.
They are so concerned in fact that they have invited noted climate change denier Benny Peiser of the Global[…]
Wonderful turnout at the Kill the Drill walk…..the two vlllages of Kirdford and Wisborough Green walked toward each other and met up with the Protectors at the gate of the proposed drill site (which is bordered on three sides with fault lines). This is what democracy looks like, people empowered by taking action to take[…]Read more →
Young Friends of the Earth will be taking part in an action stunt for Global Frackdown on October 19th to send a message to a high profile figure involved in the fracking industry to stop fracking with young people’s futures. And we want a future lit by clean, renewable energy, not dirty, polluting fossil fuels.[…]Read more →
RT @LondonFBU Amazing scenes as hundreds of firefighters break away from march and descend on Downing Street. http://t.co/rveTUpbkhQ #olsx
There were hundreds of firefighters a whole branch even coming from northern Ireland, some had brought their families with them and all were raring to go despite the rain.
The photo above was uploaded to facebook[…]
Livestream of the arrest of Caroline Lucas MP.
We’d like to thank our families, friends and fellow protectors, our solicitors and our arresting officers, for making all this possible.
Our brave stand at Balcombe slowed down the frackers and gave us all a little bit of hope.We have new ideas. We have growing certainty: we[…]
EAST KENT FRACKING NEWS!!!! Kent’s Green Party exposed how Kent County Council has invested…wait for it….£153M in…wait for it…the unconventional gas/oil industry! KCC is the local Minerals authority whose planning committee is charged with deciding on these applications by Coastal Oil & Gas Ltd in East Kent! (All this covered on BBS SE News tonight[…]Read more →
From Ernie Neil: Balcombe Vigil
‘The Vigil’ is now famous…on the news tonight BBC South Today. They turned up due to Greenpeace’s legal action against Fracking. The reporter actually refered to it as ‘The Vigil”.
From Vanessa Vine: Frack Free Sussex and BIFF
For anybody interested, I was asked to speak about the UK[…]