12 Nov '11, 4am

[Blog Update] Youth Confront Fossil Industries in Eugene

[Blog Update] Youth Confront Fossil Industries in Eugene

Direct action as a tactic for confronting the fossil fuel industries is sweeping the United States – and recently took the form of a creative protest immediately after Power Shift West in Eugene, Oregon. Right after the official Power Shift conference ended, youth activists embarked on an un-permitted march which visited three outposts of industries and government entities that threaten a stable climate and the livability of our planet. Held in solidarity with the Tar Sands Action in DC that same day , the march was designed to springboard the type of movement-building solutions needed to truly address the climate crisis. The first stop along the march route was Safeway – a corporation using oil from the Canadian Tar Sands to fuel its vehicle fleets. Unlike companies including Whole Foods and Bed Bath & Beyond, Safeway has not taken any significant steps to phase out tar s...

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