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Issue Two of the 'Roadblock Report' Now Out!

3/7/2008
Issue two of the independent newsletter of the I-69 campaign is now out for your downloading, printing and distributing pleasure.
You can find both the first and the second issue on the website of Roadblock Earth First! http://stopi69.wordpress.com/resources or on the media archive section of the I-69 Media Office's website http://i69mediaoffice.wordpress.com/media-archive

Climate Camp Bike Ride

People will be riding to the climate camp, starting from Glasgow, descending southerly picking up thousands en route.

The final leg, London to Kingsnorth is on sunday 3 August meeting under Waterloo bridge (southside) at 9am
For more info on the route and how to get involved e-mail climatecampbikeride@lists.riseup.net
Up the the velorution.

London, Brighton & Manchester Critical Masses commemorate dead cyclists

London CM June 08 stopsJune's Critical mass in London saw a slightly different route. As always we met at Southbank and managed to leave at 7.15pm.

Road resistance round-up from the Midwest US

B-rad Camp - against I-69Indiana June 24- Resistance to I-69 has been rapidly heating up in the past month. While the first protest camp set up was quietly evicted in early May, a tree-sit and occupation created in the path of a proposed onramp later that month lasted five weeks.

Manchester & London Critical Masses this Friday + South London

OH MY!
It's CRITICAL MASS this Friday....how ace is that?

Friday 27th June 6pm
Central Library Manchester

Manchester Critical MassAfterwards we'll have a BBQ and hang out a park, so bring BBQ's, food, music, drinks etc. (vegan BBQs preferred as then it can be accessible to everyone!)

arrest charges dropped - round-up: Fossil Fools Day & M1 Conspiracy

As with the majority of protest arrests (if you do a NO COMMENT interview), though there's been a load of people arrested recently, they've released without charge, on bail to return to a police station.

This gives the CPS time to decide what to do, but also hinders protest because the police can dictate punative bail restrictions.

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M1 Conspiracy Case Thrown Out

1st May 2008

Reclaim Hulme Park - every Friday - Manchester

Hulme Park reclaimed 1Hulme Park reclaimed 2Local residents reclaimed Hulme Park in Manchester on Friday for an hour by closing down the road that runs through it.

World Naked Bike Ride UK

World Naked Bike Ride logoA peaceful, imaginative and fun protest against oil dependency and car culture. A celebration of the bicycle and also a celebration of the power and individuality of the human body. A symbol of the vulnerability of the cyclist in traffic.

Bike Lanes on Bloor - 1,200 take to their bikes in Toronto

'I love my bike' bellOn Sunday May 25th 2008 more than one thousand cyclists of all ages joined in Toronto's biggest ever pedal-powered parade, ringing their bells all the way from High Park to Queen’s Park.

Stuck for something to do!? Uninspired & lacklustre..? The all new singing dancing EF!AU is here to lift your spirits

EF! crossed tools 1As if putting the boot into the genetics industry, filling empty spaces with joy & creativity, and fooling the fossil-heads wasn't enough, people have been busy washing lumps of coal and covering themselves with paint...we kid you not...all in aid of halting the trashing of the planet!

Parliaments have been climbed, airport terminals flash(mobb)ed, fields & various other sites occupied, building stormed & blockaded, pipelines blockaded & destroyed...

Tara Vigil Camp Being Evicted

Tara camp hutEviction Aruga!!May 08, 2008; 10:30 am
HELP NEEDED NOW

About a half an hour ago 20 Gardai, 20 OPW and 10-15 MD Security descended on the Hill to evict the Vigil Camp.

CLIMATE ACTION NEWS SHEET 79, MAY 2008

CONTENTS:

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UPCOMING ACTIONS AND EVENTS:
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1) CLIMATE CAMP NATIONAL GATHERING - LONDON, 10-11.5.08
2) SAVING ICELAND IN WALES AND SCOTLAND - 7th & 9th MAY ‘08
3) TURNING UP THE HEAT - LONDON, CARDIFF, MANCHESTER & ONLINE, 8/10/13.5.08
4) BIG BLETHER 6 - GLASGOW, 9-11.5.08