21 Jul '12, 8pm

A Long Hot Summer: It's turning into a hot climate summer in two ways, only one of which you can measure with a

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Politics and Democracy page . It's turning into a hot climate summer in two ways, only one of which you can measure with a thermometer. Amidst the deepening drought, the summer's fourth heat wave, and the continued western fires, there's something else breaking out: a siege of citizen uprisings at key points around the country all designed to keep coal in the hole, oil in the soil, gas... underground. Ever since the mass arrests protesting the Keystone pipeline last summer (the largest civil disobedience action in the U.S. in 30 years) there's been renewed interest in confronting the fossil fuel industry and its political enablers. Some have been following this path for years, of course -- late next week, beginning July 25, opponents of mountain-top removal coal-mining will resume their long-standing (and increa...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_25885.cfm

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