Update on Standing Rock and Sophia Wilansky

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 22nd, 2016 at 9:00am CST For Press Conference information contact medichealercouncil@gmail.com Prepared by Standing Rock Medic & Healer Council at the Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline Resistance Camps On November 21st as a direct result of the violent police response at Standing Rock towards unarmed people opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline, … Continue reading Update on Standing Rock and Sophia Wilansky

Compelete list of banks funding Dakota Access Pipeline and how to contact them.

Here are names of CEOs and other bank executives involved in these decisions—along with their phone numbers and email addresses. The first 17 banks (*) are directly funding the Dakota Access pipeline:   Wells Fargo* CEO John Stumpf John.G.Stumpf@wellsfargo.com BoardCommunications@wellsfargo.com 866-249- 3302   Corporate Office: Wells Fargo 420 Montgomery Street San Francisco, CA 94104   … Continue reading Compelete list of banks funding Dakota Access Pipeline and how to contact them.

Ruling: Nestlé can continue to pump water out of CA National Forest on expired-since-1988 permit

The bottle makes that water taste fancy! Federal Judge Jesus G. Bernal says that the lapsed permit from 1988 that has allowed Nestlé water-bottling rights in the San Bernardino Mountains for $524 a year the last 27 years is not the grounds for stopping the bottling giant’s continued pumping of water out of the drought-stricken … Continue reading Ruling: Nestlé can continue to pump water out of CA National Forest on expired-since-1988 permit

Federal Court Denies Request to Turn Off Nestle Spigot Despite Decades of Water-taking in San Bernardino National Forest

Despite Expired Permit Harming Strawberry Creek, Court Allows National Forest,Nestlé to Continue Business as Usual RIVERSIDE, Calif.— A federal court today declared Nestlé’s reliance on a long-expired permit valid, ruling in favor of the U.S. Forest Service for allowing the Swiss conglomerate to continue its use of a four-mile pipeline that siphons water from the … Continue reading Federal Court Denies Request to Turn Off Nestle Spigot Despite Decades of Water-taking in San Bernardino National Forest

Campaign to Pardon Snowden Ramps Up

Prominent activists, lawmakers, artists, academics, and other leading voices in civil society, including Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), are joining the campaign to get a pardon for National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden. "The information disclosed by Edward Snowden has allowed Congress and the American people to understand the degree to which the NSA has … Continue reading Campaign to Pardon Snowden Ramps Up

Help switch LA to 100% clean energy.

The L.A. City Council will vote on Friday, September 16 to direct the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to study investments needed to achieve 100% clean, renewable energy in Los Angeles. Los Angeles is currently on track to get off coal by 2025, but LADWP wants to burn more fracked gas in its … Continue reading Help switch LA to 100% clean energy.