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Climate Collective : Climate spokespersons sentenced guilty (COP15 CPH)

Today, the Copenhagen District Court found Stine Gry Jonassen and Tannie Nyboe guilty in charges of being organisers and instigators of violence and vandalism. The incident took place on 16th of December at Bella Center last year during the climate summit in Copenhagen. The two women were sentenced to four months of probation. One out of three judges disagreed with the verdict and thought the wome…

Free The Climate Prisoners! Solidarity Demo Video

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on 15th march climate activists protested outside the danish embassy in soldiarity with those arrested and charged during and after the COP15 mobilisations in november 2009

Lost in Translation

Debating radical political culture in Germany, the UK and beyond

: IMC-UK: The Dead End of Climate Justice

How NGO Bureaucrats and Greenwashed Corporations are Turning Nature Into Investment Capital-



On the occasion of its ten-year anniversary, the antiglobalization movement has been brought out of its slumber. This is to be expected, as anniversaries and nostalgia often trump the here and now in political action. What is troublesome, though, is not the celebration of a historical moment but the attemp…

: SchNEWS: Not a Hopenhagen

As world leaders dither inside, SchNEWS looks to the thousands of dissenters outside

The rich countries, the biggest polluters and the ones who have clawed their way to pre-eminence on the back of one hundred and fifty years of carbon emissions are simply not going to compromise enough. Contrast the rapidity with which the global financial system was rescued last year with the bureaucratic bog-do…

: CJA: Letter from climate prisoners in Denmark

Letter from climate prisoners in Denmark 

"Something is rotten (but not just) in Denmark. As a matter of fact, thousands of people have been considered, without any evidence, a threat to the society. Hundreds have been arrested and some are still under detention, waiting for judgement or under investigation. Among them, us, the undersigned ..."

Read full letter at the link below.

 

COP15 and after: dinner and discussion

January 13, 2010 19:00

The Library House

52 Knatchbull road (entrance on Burton rd, behind Minet library) SE5 9QY.

Nearest tubes : Brixton, Oval, Kennington.

Nearest train : Loughborough junction.

Nearest buses : P5 or Brixton road (3/N3, 59, 133/N133, 159/N159, 415. stop: loughborough road)

: Reclaim Power protest outside the Bella Centre

A short documentary of the Reclaim Power protest outside the Bella Centre showing conflicts, comments and the Peoples assembly leading to the negotiation and consent to march. This film is part of a Roadtrip series covering our weeks visit to COP15

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEDkNxFhwJM

 

COP15 Solidarity Protest London's Danish Embassy

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On Thursday December 17, approximately 50 demonstrators gathered outside the Danish Embassy in Sloane Street, London, to protest against the Danish police's harsh treatment of demonstrators at the COP15 Summit in Copenhagen. After a spirited rally, demonstrators occupied the road in front of the embassy, and then they proceeded to block the traffic up Sloane Street and onto Brompton Road, before e…

: Jamie Potter: Night in the Cells of Copenhagen

A personal account of a British activist that was caught in the police attack of Christiania on Monday 14th at night, after the NoBorders day of action in the city, part of the mobilisations against the Climate Summit COP15 taking part in the Copenhagen.

Read the full account at the linke below:

Climate Justice Prisoners: London SolidarityAction

On Wednesday 16th December 2009 solidarity actions for the climate justice prisoners in Copehnagen took place at Danish Embassies all around the world.

The protest at the embassy in London will be on Thursday 17th December 4pm:

Royal Danish Embassy:‎

55 Sloane Street

London, SW1X 9SR

www.denmark.org.uk

 

Never trust a cop Demo

December 17, 2009 16:00

Call out for demo outside Danish embassy on Thursday 17th., Sloane Street @ 16.00

In solidarity with Ntac and all arrested in Cph.



Dresscode : BLACK !!!!



Mood : PISSED OFF ( what else )



Spread the word.

Tar Sands Protest & Climate Camp in Trafalgar Sq

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Things were looking good at the Trafalgar Square campsite today. There had just been a Tar Sands protest outside the Canadian Embassy where a road was blockaded. Tea and biscuits were served. Just a a small police presence which didn't follow the protesters back into the square. Then protesters climbed onto Nelson's plinth to display banners and chant. More photos and reports 1 |2 | Climate Camp T…

The green US president?

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Many had hoped when Barack Obama had become US president that he would be a true difference to the former president: George W. Bush, especially with regard to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and other imperialist US engagements etc.

 

: COP15 FIGHT for the climate

The climate fighters struggle!

Indymedia Radio from COP15

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The days of action have begun in Copenhagen and the Indymedia Radio kolective have set up a studio and will be broadcasting daily at 8pm all week. Indymedia Radio will be focusing on the climate and social justice issues inspiring the multitude of protest activity in Copenhagen during the COP15 this December 2009.

Update: busses travelling to Copenhagen from UK

The Climate Camp busses travelling from London and Leeds to Copenhagen left earlier today. There are now confirmed reports that they all have gone through the UK border without problems. One of the busses is already on a ferry crossing the Channel. The others are waiting for the next ferries to cross.

 

Copenhagen Farewell Lunch

December 11, 2009 12:00

Friday 11th

12pm

Climate Camp -Trafalgar Square

: Guardian: Copenhagen climate summit in disarray

Copenhagen climate summit in disarray after 'Danish text' leak

Developing countries react furiously to leaked draft agreement that would hand more power to rich nations, sideline the UN's negotiating role and abandon the Kyoto protocol.

The UN Copenhagen climate talks are in disarray today after developing countries reacted furiously to leaked documents that show world leaders will next week be …

Protestors blockade European Climate Exchange

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7th December: 11.30am This morning protestors from the Climate Camp have blockaded the entrance to the European Climate Exchange in Bishopsgate, London [see video].

The COP Out Camp Out at Trafalgar Square was set up on Saturday after the massive Wave climate demonstration ahead of the Cop15 climate conference which starts today in Copenhagen.

Climate Refugee Santas in City Airport Protest

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CLIMATE CAMP PRESS RELEASE:

REFUGEE SANTAS VS POLICE AT LONDON CITY AIRPORT

20 Climate activists dressed as Santa Claus were pushed out of London City Airport departures lounge today by police and security guards. Presents of cartoon books about the problems with carbon trading, carbon ration books, and toy trains were left undelivered. These were meant for the passengers on the final flight to …

Climate Emergency Bike Ride 5-12-09

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Sucessful ride.

: COP OUT: Climate Camp in Trafalgar Square

Climate Camp occupies Trafalgar Square to protest against the corporation-friendly 'solutions' to climate change that will be touted at the COP 15 Climate Conference in Copenhagen.



Market solutions (ie scams) such as carbon offset schemes are a dangerous distraction from this 11th hour chance to prevent runaway climate change. The only effective solution is to decarbonise our economies as fast as …

Pics: Cop Out Camp Out Action, Sat 5th Dec

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After the Climate Wave demo in central London, the Camp for Climate Action announced by sms the meeting up location for the 'Coup Out Camp Out' action. Following this call, around 200 people gathered from 3pm at Jubilee Gardens in the Southbank waiting for the confirmation of the final loction of the Camp. At around 4pm this arrived via another sms asking people to quickly move towards Trafalgar S…

Climate Camp take Trafalgar Square in Cop15 Action

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Camp for Climate Action have done it again! Climate campers took over Trafalgar Square in central London on Sat 5th December in yet another demonstration of bold and creative direct action [see press release]. The Cop Out Camp Out action took place after the Wave demonstration which attracted around 50,000 people. The action comes ahead of the Copenhagen COP15 climate talks taking place next week.

Pics: Climate Wave demo, London 5th Dec

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Over 40,000 people took to the streets today for The Wave climate demo in central London in anticipation to the COP15 Climate Summit due to take place in Copenhagen in the next two weeks. Here there a few pics of the demo:

50,000 Climate Protestors in London

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Ahead of the main Wave demonstration, the Climate emergency bike ride organised by Campaign Against Climate Change started out at 10am from Lincolns Inn, bringing together 200 cyclists, two sound systems, with police in attendance [pics video and report] [twitpic], passing by the BP HQ where speeches were made and ending up at the Climate Emergency Rally in Hyde Park [videos]. Earlier thousands ha…

: The Wave - Placard Factory

Organising for the Wave demo in London

Wave / Cop Out: Indymedia Reporting: How to Help

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Help report what's happening by sending your reports from the streets.



The Indymedia reporting numbers are for informing Indymedia about what is happening around the Wave demonstration and Climate Camp "Cop Out Camp Out" on 5th December to enable an accurate picture of the events to be reported on the Indymedia London website, and to create a timeline of reports (like this one from the taking of …

: Edie: BNP leader to attend COP15

"The British National Party leader Nick Griffin has said he will go the Copenhagen climate talks in his role as a Member of the European Parliament."

Yet another attempt of right wing douchebags to hop onto the train of a social movement. Lets tell them evil wankers to fuck off.