MTR Arrest Report Back  Massey Morgan Rd Julian, WV 6AM ish 9-9-09
I was filming a Chain & Tube Lock Down Blockade of the road which leads to Massey Energy Regional Headquarters as the first workers of the day arrived. I was wearing my Press Pass prominently around my neck. The road was an intersection off of a 4 lane road with a 65 mph speed limit and the blockade was about 40-50 yards from the intersection. The road appeared to continue for approximately 1/4 mile. There is nothing at this intersection that marks it any differently than any other road intersecting this 4 lane roadway. This part of West Virginia often has severe fog problems, but not this morning. I interviewed the participants and waited for the cops to show up. The cops arrived quickly. I positioned myself about 30-40 feet from the lock-down and waited for the police interaction with the protesters. Deputy Eric Eversole appeared to be first on the scene. He briefly surveyed the situation at the lock-down and then abruptly turned walking quickly toward me and said:

"Turn your camera off. You're under arrest for trespassing."

Friends of America Rally - Hank Williams Jr.

Touted as the largest Labor Day Rally in the history of the United States, the Friends of America pro pollution anti ingenuity music/corporate propaganda fest took place in Holden, WV.  They claim there are 100,000 people in attendance. but I've seen protests this size and the cops claimed 10,000.  There will be another video, or 2 from this event.  This one is just for fun.  w/ Family Tradition

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Move On to Renewable Energy H.R.2454

A sponsored leafleting vigil for Clean Energy that just happened to take place in front of a Senators office.
American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009
To create clean energy jobs, achieve energy independence, reduce global warming pollution and transition to a clean energy economy.

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Police State ~ music video from VOICE

Police State NWO Martial Law US Imperialism of the Ruling Class...

this is the true face of modern "civilization".  
Our ancestors laid the ground work for this with their apathetic selfishness.
Whether something can be done to keep our next generations out of work camps and able to continue pretending they are free as we are able to do.. Or Not depends on how we respond to the loses currently being extracted from us.

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MTR Civil Court day 2 VERDICT

TRO limited to Raleigh County West Virginia and "agents" of the enjoined. NOT to all Massey operations everywhere and everyone who ever heard of Mountain Top Removal.  Guilty of trespassing, 1k fine + court costs.  Forced Siezure of Journalists property was also removed from the language.

The judge claimed there was no legal explanation for the acts of trespass because he repeatedly refused to hear of the NECESSITY of the actions in relation to saving the resources of the community.

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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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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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