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CALL TO ACTION – Protest Bank of America’s Shareholders meeting!

For the past year, thousands of activists across the country and organizations including Rainforest Action Network, Rising Tide North America, Coal River Mountain Watch, Appalachian Voices, Mountain Justice Summer, SEAC , Energy Justice Network, Blue Ridge Earth First!, and many more have joined together to pressure Bank of America to stop funding coal. From financing mountain-top removal minining, to investing in new coal-fired power plants, Bank of America is financing the destruction of our climate and communities - and no...

One World, One Dream:Free Tibet!

I've had a pretty crazy inspiring week here in San Francisco. It’s a rare moment where you truly feel like an action has gotten into some cultural consciousness. This is one of those moments. At about 10:00 am Monday morning, 3 people began climbing the cables on the Golden Gate Bridge. In advance of the Beijing Olympic Torch coming to San Francisco on Wednesday, the climbers unfurled 2 giant banners above the bridge – stating “One World: One Dream – Free Tibet”. Police responded quickly, but the climbers were successfully able to ascend the bridge, and display the banner for...

10,000 people to Weyerhaeuser: Out of Grassy Narrows NOW!

This afternoon I joined SeaRAG activist Liz and SeaRAG's newest member, baby Sequoia to deliver nearly 10,000 petitions to Weyerhaeuser's corporate headquarters in Federal Way, Washington. The petitions came from RAN members who diligently signed and returned them to RAN over the years, and we thought that it was important for Weyerhaeuser to see how many we've collected. Liz, Sequoia and I left the petitions with a Weyerhaeuser representative who assured us that he would deliver them to Weyerhaeuser CEO Steve Rogel.

10,000 people to Weyerhaeuser: Out of Grassy Narrows NOW!

This afternoon I joined SeaRAG activist Liz and SeaRAG's newest member, baby Sequoia to deliver nearly 10,000 petitions to Weyerhaeuser's corporate headquarters in Federal Way, Washington. The petitions came from RAN members who diligently signed and returned them to RAN over the years, and we thought that it was important for Weyerhaeuser to see how many we've collected. Liz, Sequoia and I left the petitions with a Weyerhaeuser representative who assured us that he would deliver them to Weyerhaeuser CEO Steve Rogel. We've been pressuring Weyerhaeuser to stop purchasing wood from the Grassy Narrows First Nation's traditional territory for years now, and they still...

10,000 people to Weyerhaeuser: Out of Grassy Narrows NOW!

This afternoon I joined SeaRAG activist Liz and SeaRAG's newest member, baby Sequoia to deliver nearly 10,000 petitions to Weyerhaeuser's corporate headquarters in Federal Way, Washington. The petitions came from RAN members who diligently signed and returned them to RAN over the years, and we thought that it was important for Weyerhaeuser to see how many we've collected. Liz, Sequoia and I left the petitions with a Weyerhaeuser representative who assured us that he would deliver them to Weyerhaeuser CEO Steve Rogel. We've been pressuring Weyerhaeuser to stop purchasing wood from the Grassy Narrows First Nation's traditional territory for years now, and they still...

Ken Lewis, Fossil Fool of the Year

RAN's Robin Beck attempts to present Ken Lewis, CEO of Bank of America, with an award for the global financial institution's massive support for dirty coal. Bank of America is the leading financial backer of mountaintop removal coal mining in the United States and a top funder of new coal-fired power plants.

Investing in Agrofuels is Dirty Business

This weekend the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) governors and directors are in Miami for their annual meeting. And where there is unaccountable and unsustainable finance, there is also a broad alliance of representatives from Indigenous groups, human rights, environmental, and developmental organizations from across Latin...

Not One More War

This is an incredibly moving article, written by Clare Bayard of the Catalyst Project. Many of us have participated in the struggle to end the war in Iraq, and Clare's article is a powerful reminder why. -Annie NOT ONE MORE, WAR by Clare Bayard,...

Not One More War

This is an incredibly moving article, written by Clare Bayard of the Catalyst Project. Many of us have participated in the struggle to end the war in Iraq, and Clare's article is a powerful reminder why. -Annie NOT ONE MORE, WAR by Clare Bayard,...

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