Save Pont Valley: Local residents take direct action against new opencast coal mine

Save Pont Valley: Local residents take direct action against new opencast coal mine

YLNM Members Coal Action Network share a story from the frontlines of the Save Pont Valley Campaign, where two local residents have blocked Banks Mining’s on-going efforts to dig a new opencast in County Durham, UK. Originally published by CAN. 15/05/18 This morning (15/05/18) two Durham residents living just 300m...

In Indonesia, women farmers crush cement mining and production factories

In Indonesia, women farmers crush cement mining and production factories

Published by Women in and beyond the global. By DAN MOSHENBERG. April 8, 2017 Cement companies are looking to expand both mining and production on Kendeng Mountain, in central Java, Indonesia. Kendeng Mountain is located in a karst, or limestone, mountain range. It is also rich agricultural land. Women farmers in the...

Beautiful Rising

Beautiful Rising

Beautiful Rising is a new activist toolkit aimed at helping people put an end to injustices like militarism and dictatorship, with a specific focus on sharing lessons from the Global South. Access the toolkit here. Bringing together the combined experience of activists from around the world, the toolkit, seeks to strengthen the...

Disobedience

Disobedience

  • Written on: 03 May 2016
  • Posted under: Videos

Disobedience is film by Disobedient Productions about a new phase of the climate movement: courageous action that is being taken on the front lines of the climate crisis on every continent, led by regular people fed up with the power and pollution of the fossil fuel industry....

Indigenous Women Disrupt Tar-Sands Pipeline Consultation

Indigenous Women Disrupt Tar-Sands Pipeline Consultation

  • Written on: 25 September 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Video by Submedia.tv on 24/09/15.   First Nations vow to protect lands and waters stating no consent means no pipelines. Montreal — First Nations women and supporters sent a clear message to TransCanada this Wednesday evening that the Energy East pipeline is not welcome through First Nations lands. “What we...

Guatemala: Communities struggling against mining win major victory

Guatemala: Communities struggling against mining win major victory

By Jeff Abbott. Originally posted by Waging Non-Violence. For three years the communities of San Jose del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc have struggled against the construction of a gold mine in their communities. The La Puya resistance has maintained their opposition in the face of criminalization and violence, but they have...