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Rebels raid mining firm in Southern Philippines and torch heavy equipment

April 5 2014 New People’s Army rebels on Saturday raided a mining firm in the southern Philippine province of Agusan del Norte, reports said.

BREAKING THE FRAME

A GATHERING ON THE POLITICS OF TECHNOLOGY

2nd - 5th May 2014

Unstone Grange, Derbyshire

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Organised by Luddites 200, Corporate Watch, and Scientists for Global Responsibility

Two-year long Moroccan Occupation of Silver Mine

Romanian Villagers and Priests Occupy Chevron Fracking Site in Protest

9/2/14

Romanian police clashed with villagers on Wednesday as they tried in vain to force them off a field they have occupied for a third day to prevent U.S. energy giant Chevron from drilling for shale gas.

Occupation of Minvest Deva Headquarters in Romania

3/2/14

Nine activists from Romania and Germany climbed the fire escape of Minvest Deva’s headquarters today and unfurled two thirty-foot-long banners calling for a ban on cyanide mining. They were fined 500 lei each, but declared they would not pay.

Australia: Anti-mining Blockade at Maules Creek Steps It Up a Notch

Earth First! Winter Moot 7-9 March 2014: programme up

A weekend gathering for people involved or want to know more about ecological direct action around the UK including fighting opencast coal, fracking, GM, nuclear power, new road building and quarries with discussions and campaign planning - emphasis on the tactics and strategies, community solidarity and sustainable activism.

Blockade of Mine Site Enters Third Day

mb_wide_maules-20140115000958462076-620x349 14th January 2014 Activists have blockaded the Maules Creek mine site at Boggabri in New South Wales, Australia, for three days now.<

Peru: Achuar Indigenous Leader on Prison Hunger Strike

Monday, January 13th, 2014  Achuar indigenous leader Segundo García Sandi began a hunger strike Jan. 7 to demand his freedom at Huayabamba prison in Iquitos, Peru. García Sandi was arrested Dec.