UK Climate Camp 2008 Newswire Archive
09-11-2008 01:04NETCU warns a 'lone maverick' eco-extremist may try to kill large numbers of Britons to help reduce Earth's population by 80 per cent. The Kingsnorth climate camp is affiliated to Earth First! - or so says the Observer.
05-11-2008 15:06This is the presentation given by a climate/environmental activist to the Conference
31-10-2008 12:56This is an interview with anarchist and labour movement activist Dave Douglass published in the latest Shift. It's a good introduction to the debates that will be had at this weekend's Labour Movement Conference in Newcastle:
28-10-2008 13:26The UK Government is calling for an 80% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050, we are calling for 48 hours of action against E.ON and new coal NOW.
The latest EF! Action Update is out, bringing you reports of eco-resistance for the darkening days...
20-10-2008 11:32Bringing light & inspiration to the darker evenings are the action stories in the latest Earth First! Action Update.
Instead of obtaining the vote one hundred years ago, it is now the environment and Kyoto II.
02-10-2008 17:54The Equalities and Human Rights Commission are inquiring into the use of the terrorist act and are interested in hearing from anyone where the Terrorist Act was used or threatened and are interested in the experience of Climate Camp activists (amongst others).
01-10-2008 17:50Call to Climate Action in preparation for UN Climate Conference 30th November 2009
Here’s something nice from a group that brainstormed an idea at the 2008 Climate Camp; EV-EON [ http://www.ev-eon.com]. EON want to build the first of a whole raft of coal-fired power stations in the UK, so these guys decided - and I’m guessing there are a few graphic designers and web bods involved - to make a spoof, which works well.
22-09-2008 16:16‘Transition South Liverpool’ Presents an evening of film and discussion relating to the Climate Camp event held this year.During the evening certain issues will be explored, such as:
Can a non political movement, effectively tackle the issue of climate chaos?
Can direct action be more effective than community initiatives, when trying to tackle climate change?
18-09-2008 16:17CLIMATE ACTION NEWS SHEET 83, SEPTEMBER 2008
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16-09-2008 16:00Issue 4 of Shift Magazine is out now. The editorial is below. The print version also carries analysis of the British and German Climate Camps, an article by No Borders about overpopulation, an interview with Dave Douglass, a look at the UK student movement and a reply to TOP Berlin's assertion that 'capitalism has no leadership'.
12-09-2008 21:34hope youll join us bring musical instuments or circus acts welcome a611 derby ring road nuclear plant demo
10-09-2008 17:166 Greenpeace protestors who climbed the coal power station chimney at Kingsnorth and painted it with slogans have been found NOT GUILTY by a jury. Check :