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Pro-Mountain Activists Block MTR Haul Road; Board Coal Barge

Mountain Justice Action, May 24, 2012 Posted by amunn Kayford, W. Va. — Mountain Justice and RAMPS disrupted coal transport at two locations in the upper Kanawha Valley on Thursday May 24. Five people boarded an empty coal barge at … Continue reading

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Columbia Gorge Windsurfing Association passes resolution

The Columbia Gorge Windsurfing Association passed a resolution last week!!  Thanks to the amazing work of Peter Cornelison with Friends of the Columbia Gorge and Brett VandenHeuvel with Columbia Riverkeepers for making this happen. Read Resolution…

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“Does it Matter if we fight coal export?” – Part 2: Fighting the 3Fs

Getting a GRIP … on climate solutions, May 10, 2012 By KC Golden, Policy Director at Climate Solutions, a Northwest-based nonprofit When last we left our intrepid heros, we were in full combat with The Question “Does It Matter if … Continue reading

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Meeting in Hood River, May 7th, 7:00 PM

Help Stop Coal Export Through the Gorge Meeting in Hood River Monday, May 7th @ 7:00 PM Hood River Library Conference Room 502 State Street, Hood River, Oregon If you live in Mosier, White Salmon, Bingen, Hood River, Lyle, or … Continue reading

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Global Day of Action in the Gorge, Saturday, May 5

The Mama Bears, a group working closely with 350.org, invite Gorge area residents to join in a Global Day of Action to Connect the Dots between climate change and weather patterns, focusing on shipments of coal through the gorge. Two … Continue reading

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Power Past Coal Rally in Portland on May 7

Power Past Coal Rally featuring Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Monday, May 7, 2012 @ Noon, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, Oregon Mr. Kennedy will speak out against coal export in Oregon and Washington.  Take a lunch break and join us at Pioneer … Continue reading

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Get involved … meetings this week

WHITE SALMON, WASHINGTON April 3, 2012, Tuesday Time:  7:00 P.M. Location: Sterling Bank, public meeting room downstairs 73 N.E. Estes, White Salmon, WA Follow this link to a poster for this event …White Salmon Coal Forum, April 3, 2012 HOOD RIVER* Organizing … Continue reading

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