This columnist took a break from his recent tasks to attend the Appalachia Rising Day of Action in Washington D.C. on Monday, September 27. At least one thousand people took part in an inspiring and passionate rally calling for an end to the devastating practice of mountaintop removal by the coal companies in Appalachia. I […]
Tag Archives: Protest
December 17, 2009
Courtesy Alternet: It was supposed to be day of great drama in our nation’s capital. Right-wing activists promised a captivating protest taken from a left-wing playbook, with Tea Party activists acting out the part of dying patients in the halls of Senate office buildings. And one of their stalwart leaders was to address a luncheon […]
December 7, 2009
Listen live to the Coal River Mountain rally from Charleston, West Virginia, hosted by Head-On radio host Bob Kincaid! Join us in the chat room! Audio: [display_podcast]
June 23, 2009
Here are some pictures Bob Kincaid passed along from today’s protest at Marsh Fork Elementary. For the full details on the events of the day, you can grab Bob’s archive for June 23, 2009 at The White Rose Society! When Bob passed along the first picture, I became curious as to which existed first – […]
June 21, 2009
Warning! the Following Video purports to depict the Ultimate Sacrifice of an Iranian Woman in the cause of that Nation’s struggle for self determination.
May 23, 2009
Updates at Mountain Justice.
April 8, 2009
While most governments’ eyes are on the banking crisis, a much bigger issue – the environmental crisis – is passing them by, says Andrew Simms. In the Green Room this week, he argues that failure to organise a bailout for ecological debt will have dire consequences for humanity. “Nature Doesn’t Do Bailouts!” said the banner […]