Resistance Updates

Blockade Halts Ski Resort Destruction & Desecration of Holy Mountain – Video & Pics

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: protectpeaks@gmail.com www.truesnow.org Blockade Halts Ski Resort Destruction & Desecration of Holy Mountain Flagstaff, AZ — August 8th, 2011. Nine people took direct action at 5:00 AM on Monday morning, blockading the ongoing destruction and desecration of the Holy San Francisco Peaks.  Nine individuals directly confronted the ecocidal actions of Arizona Snowbowl,…

Flagstaff Police Aggressively Disrupt Protect the Peaks March – VIDEO & PICS

          CONTACT: protectpeaks@gmail.com www.truesnow.org Flagstaff Police Aggressively Disrupt Protect the Peaks March Six Arrested at Peaceful Protest Flagstaff, AZ – August 7th, 2011. More than one hundred people, including families with children and elders, marched through downtown Flagstaff on Sunday in protest of the destruction and desecration of the San Francisco…

Protect The Peaks: Base Camps Established – Support Needed! [Photos]

I will be updating www.indigenousaction.org with more info as it becomes available. Please visit these sites for additional info: www.truesnow.org www.survivalsolidarity.wordpress.com From Truesnow.org: Please join us on the top of the mountain and camp the peaks! Come together for some community healing on the peaks and bear witness to the pipeline installation and clearcutting. Read…

News Release: Protest Halts Snowbowl Wastewater Pipeline Construction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday June 19, 2011 Contact: Beth Lavely protectpeaks@gmail.com Protest Halts Snowbowl Waste water Pipeline Construction End Destruction and Desecration of Holy San Francisco Peaks Flagstaff, AZ – At sunrise on Thursday, June 16, 2011, more than a dozen people stopped ski area construction on the Holy San Francisco Peaks.  Six individuals used…

TAKE ACTION TODAY TO STOP URANIUM MINING NEAR GRAND CANYON!

Comment Deadline: January 14th Denison Mines Corp., a Canadian corporation has submitted water and air quality permit applications to the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) in an attempt to operate uranium mines near the Grand Canyon. Not only do these mines directly threaten the Ecoregion of the Grand Canyon, they further corporate attacks on…

Think Outside the Bomb kicks off Disarmament Summer Encampment

CHIMAYO, NM—For too long, the US government and corporations have sacrificed the environmental integrity, the health, and the well-being of indigenous and poor communities to secure access to resources through the threat and use of force. We cannot reverse the course of a nuclear future unless we undo the legacy of racism and violence. This…

Activists Seeking End to Border Militarization Lockdown & Occupy Border Patrol Office in Tucson, AZ


Tucson, AZ – At approximately 1:00PM Friday, May 21, 2010 more than a dozen people occupied the Tucson Headquarters of the US Border Patrol to draw attention to impacts of border militarization in Indigenous Communities. Six people, including Alex Soto a member of the Tohono O’odham Nation and a volunteer with the group O’odham Solidarity Across Borders, locked themselves together for up to 3 and 1/2 hours. “Indigenous voices have been ignored. In our action today we say NO MORE!” Said Soto.

Environmental Groups Gain Court Victory Over Peabody Coal on Black Mesa

BLACK MESA, AZ — The Department of Interior (DOI) has denied Peabody Coal Company’s expansion operations on Black Mesa, AZ. Peabody had been planning to combine both their Kayenta and Black Mesa mines, pump more water for transporting coal, reactivate the Black Mesa mine, and acquire a “Life of Mine” permit. Peabody’s expansion plans were…

DOODA (NO) DESERT ROCK RELIEF AT US EPA ENVIRONMENTAL APPEALS BOARD PSD PERMIT DECISION

FOR  IMMEDIATE RELEASE  September 25, 2009  | Contact: Elouise Brown, Dooda (NO) Desert Rock Committee President – www.doodadesertrock.com DOODA (NO) DESERT ROCK RELIEF AT US EPA  ENVIRONMENTAL  APPEALS  BOARD  PSD PERMIT DECISION   “We are relieved to hear that the US EPA Environmental Appeals Board finally granted the agency’s request to take back the clean air permit for…