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Posts Tagged ‘Activists’

EAT course 2011: Earth Activism Training at Landmatters in Devon, UK

This year the EAT course returns to Landmatters in Devon, co-hosted once more by the wonderful Starhawk and Andy Goldring of the Permaculture Association. But you have to apply fast to get involved! It will be held between August 20th and September 4th 2011 and applications close soon.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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EAT participants 2009 at Landmatters in Devon. All photography by Amelia Gregory.

Way back in the misty days of summer 2009 I was lucky enough to be chosen to participate on the EAT course, which stands for Earth Activist Training: planting the seeds of change.

E.A.T.course-July-2009-photography by Amelia Gregory
E.A.T.course-July-2009-photography by Amelia Gregory

Designed to combine spiritual, earth based philosophies with the more fervant strand of environmental activism, the EAT course is held several times a year in America. It doesn't come to the… read more

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Film Preview: Just Do It – get off your arse and change the world launches Crowd Funding appeal

Just Do It looks into the mischievous and risky world of UK climate activists, and it needs your help...

Written by Sally Mumby-Croft

Photography by Mini Mouse Left Field Films is producing an exciting new documentary film on climate change and is asking for your help to get it completed. Since 2009, Just […]

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COP out CAMP out

Written by Grace Beaumont

Because it’s business as usual in Copenhagen!

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Protest against RBS’s investment into Tar Sands

Role-playing, shouting and mass dying to protest against Tar Sands destroying areas of ancient forest larger than England.

Written by Adam S

Yesterday a group of activists joined representatives from Canada’s First Nation communities to protest against RBS’s continued funding into Tar Sands.   Tar sands is a particularly oily soil which […]

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Reclaiming power at Copenhagen!

Creating Social change at the Copenhagen Climate Change Summit

Written by Adam S

COP15 is the next major convening of international governments to reconcile international protocol on climate change. That’s a lot of long words, what it boils down to is that we […]

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What’s happening at Kew Eco Village

Cob building, benders, inverters and skipping - just some of the things you can learn at Kew.

Written by Adam S

I went down to check out what’s new at Kew Eco Village, where a group of activists have taken up residence in some once derelict land and have transformed into […]

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Earth Listings: 2nd – 8th November 2009

Written by Adam S

Check out the range of talks and discussions this week, there is a chance to vent some anger at some cops in a more legitimate manner than normal as well […]

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Protest against more flights at London City Airport

Celebrating more noise pollution, more flights and more deaths!

Written by Adam S

Today a group of activists went to London City airport to protest against the the expansion of flights from the airport. A new London to New York flight that only […]