Bianca Jagger, Chair of the Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation, joined hundreds of mothers and children at a Mothers Against Fracking rally organized by Frack Free Fylde campaigner, Gayzer Frackman, on Mother’s Day (Sunday 30th March) in London.
The event was held at Old Palace Yard near the House of Lords in Westminster, between noon[…]
Balcombe 5 Court Update. by Kris O’Donnell
The Court is adjourned until April 17th at 10:30 for last defence witness to testify. Four defence witnesses took the stand today. ~Kris O’Donnell.
More via the Livestream update at Occupy Mayday Channel.
11th March 2014 TAU are used to assault peaceful protesters on Barton Moss. In[…]
Sussex Fractivists Co-ordination Meeting
Livestream Footage by Occupy Mayday.
PUBLIC MEETING: A WAY FORWARD
Can we strengthen the campaign against fracking and move towards a national ban as in France, Bulgaria and members states of Germany?
TUESDAY 25th MARCH 2014 7pm – 9.30pm
Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton,
BN1 1YD, East Sussex.
Occupiers and Protectors were outside Brighton Magistrates Court today to greet Caroline Lucas MP, who was arrested during the Reclaim the Power weekend at Balcombe. The Brighton and Hove MP joined the Balcombe Community Protection Camp in the lock on and was arrested by a police officer who was also from Brighton and Hove. She[…]Read more →
Fracked Future Carnival: a personal perspective, by Tim Williams (Barton Moss Protector)
Yesterday was an extraordinary day, went down to London Town to join in the victory celebrations outside the ritzy 5 star hotel in Knightsbridge where the representatives of the fracking conglomerates were due to have a strategy meeting. Many familiar faces turned up[…]
A summary of recent weeks:
Barton Moss Road was said to be a footpath; but this turned out not to be as clear cut as Protectors hoped – some charges for highway obstruction were dropped, others weren’t; and some people had obstruction of highway charges replaced by obstruction of officer charges. For a couple of[…]
“Now in a world of international capitalism, we are being dominated increasingly by people we did not elect, can’t remove and who therefore do not have to listen to us…..” Tony Benn, Steps of St.Pauls, 9/11/11.
Tony Benn visited Occupy LSX twice. The first visit is presented here care of Peter[…]
At 10pm on the 3rd of March in Canberra, to a chamber where only one other senator was present, Senator Scott Ludlam invited Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot to visit Western Australia. Little did he know that his speech would go viral.
So what is a speech by a politician doing on the Occupy London[…]
At an Occupy Assembly on March 1st 2014, two years after the Occupy London Stock Exchange camp was evicted from the City of London, Occupy activists reclaimed the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral.
Joined by peace and environmental campaigners, anti-fracking protectors, union reps, individuals concerned about local and global injustices – and curious passers’-by –[…]