Monthly Archive: February 2013

Protestor Locks Himself to Conference Equipment, Disrupts TransCanada Presentation At Oil Industry Gathering

An activist with Tar Sands Blockade locked his neck to a projector screen and successfully disrupted a TransCanada presentation at an oil industry gathering in Houston. In taking direct action, Ethan Nuss confronted in-person Paul Miller, TransCanada’s Executive Vice President of Oil Pipelines, and a ballroom of tar sands industry investors, demanding a halt to the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/18th-action/

Blockadia Rising: Voices of the Tar Sands Blockade

We’ve got a documentary about us! Join us in looking back at some of our first actions. Blockadia Rising: Voices of the Tar Sands Blockade is an hour-long documentary film written and directed by Garrett Graham in collaboration with the Tar Sands Blockade and features exclusive video footage shot by the blockaders themselves during the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/blockadiarising/

I Went to Washington D.C.

Forward on Climate Rally

By Kerry Lemon, NacSTOP (Nacogdoches County Stop Tarsands Oil Permanently) I went to Washington D.C. for the Forward on Climate rally with seven other women from Texas. Most of us were from the small college town of Nacogdoches in East Texas. Many of us have been working to stop TransCanada from constructing the Keystone XL …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.tarsandsblockade.org/wenttodc/

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