Where Have all the Protesters Gone?

  • Posted on: 9 July 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/0,1518,635329,00.html">Spiege... - By Franziska Gerhardt, Julia Walker and Alex Wolf

World leaders have had few problems at this week's G-8 summit in Italy. Globalization critics are only present in small numbers -- partly because few dare risk rioting in a city decimated by an earthquake, but also because, they say, the Group of 8 has lost its relevance.

Mass antiracist march in Athens ends in serious clashes

  • Posted on: 8 July 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://libcom.org/news/mass-antiracist-march-athens-ends-serious-clashes...

The first mass antiracist protest march of the week, organised by anarchists, clash with strong riot police forces and a handful of collaborating nazis leading to long street battles around the coveted Agios Panteleimonas area.

massive police assault on Eliot Free State - 17 arrested

  • Posted on: 8 July 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>ELLIOTT STATE FOREST — Oregon State Police officers were breaking up a logging protest near Loon Lake today. Seventeen people had been arrested as of 2:30 p.m., OSP reported, while about eight more remained out of reach of police.

About 50 OSP troopers were on the scene with heavy equipment to remove two blockades on the logging road.

Road Blockade Stops Logging In Elliott State Forest: Call For Action

  • Posted on: 7 July 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Today, a group of Cascadia Earth First!ers and Rising Tide members took action against the continued liquidation and destruction of Oregon's Elliot State Forest. Using sky pods, bipods, road blockades, overturned cargo vans, lock downs and many other beautiful installations, the road to Umpcoos Ridge timber sale has been occupied, held and reclaimed for the forest, the people and future generations.

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