Tag: civil disobedience

Judge Drops Charges Against 13 Who Argued Pipeline Civil Disobedience Action Was “Necessary” to Save Planet

Posted by on March 29, 2018 in Agencies & Systems, Government with 0 Comments
Judge Drops Charges Against 13 Who Argued Pipeline Civil Disobedience Action Was “Necessary” to Save Planet

A district judge in ruled that 13 fossil fuel pipeline protesters were not responsible for any infraction because of the necessity of their actions. “This may be a first in America,” tweeted Bill McKibben. The charges the defendants faced stemmed from actions they took in 2016 to block Spectra Energy’s fracked gas West Roxbury Lateral Pipeline.

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Meet the Congressman Who’s Heroically Breaking the Law by Giving Medical Cannabis to Sick Children

Posted by on January 25, 2016 in Government, Policies with 42 Comments
Meet the Congressman Who’s Heroically Breaking the Law by Giving Medical Cannabis to Sick Children

In the face of such injustice, Allen Peake is a model of virtue among a cesspool of state corruption. He defies the unjust cannabis prohibition by bringing medical cannabis into Georgia from states where it is legal, such as Colorado.

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How We Can Turn the Tables on the 1% & Take Down Corrupt Systems

Posted by on August 11, 2015 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 1 Comment
How We Can Turn the Tables on the 1% & Take Down Corrupt Systems

“The problem in today’s hyperreal culture is that we’re conditioned to love things and use people, instead of using things and loving people.” WOW, powerful words…keep reading more…

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