Community Activism

Moving Crude Oil-by-Rail: Impacts to Spokane and Beyond

Moving Crude Oil-by-Rail: Impacts to Spokane and Beyond

December 10, 2013 | Huffington Post | It’s amazing to think of the railroad legacy of Spokane, Washington and to see it all come to this; a means to a very dirty, costly, dangerous, unhealthy and climate-cooking end. On December 11th, for the third time in barely over a year, Spokane will host a forum […]

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6 arrested after blocking Fairfield train tracks during protest of fracked oil

6 arrested after blocking Fairfield train tracks during protest of fracked oil

June 27, 2013 | Bangor Daily News | FAIRFIELD, Maine — Six people protesting the transportation of crude oil passing through the state were arrested late Thursday night. Members of 350 Maine — a statewide group whose stated goal is addressing the climate crisis — erected a large wooden frame to hold a sign that […]

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