May 2009

This site has been shutdown and rebuilt a few times over the years. Many of the earliest posts have yet to be retrieved and republished. If you are trying to navigate the early years in the archives be sure to click the "tags" on posts to deliver all the materials that were published on the topic because some of them may have been reAdded to the site years later.

Sorry for the mess. Our lives are under construction, the best we can expect is a few Detour Signs along the way. ;~)

17 Arrests In Mountain Top Removal actions today

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17 people arrested in the Coal River Valley today.  They were there to protest the inevitable massacre of nearly 1,000 people living in harms way of billions of gallons of toxic coal slurry sludge.

They were charged with trespassing and 2 were charged with littering (they left a 60ft banner floating in the middle of the sludge.

The 7 people you will witness being arrested in this video are being held at least until TUESDAY.

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Progress @ The School @ Blair Grocery

2010 Update ~

A spring 2009 update on the progress at The School at Blair Grocery a grassroots alternative school being built in the lower 9th ward of New Orleans.  The school is teaching sustainability skills and intends to become self sustainable through urban organic farming.

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