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Tim DeChristopher Arrested Again in the “Age of Anticipatory Mass Graves” for Climate Victims

Democracy Now! Published on Jun 30, 2016 http://democracynow.org – On Wednesday, 23 people were arrested protesting Spectra Energy’s fracked gas pipeline in West Roxbury, Massachusetts. Longtime climate activist Tim DeChristopher was one of about 30 people who ventured onto the … Continue reading

Act Now, Cry Later: Tim DeChristopher, Aria Doe & Josh Fox on Civil Disobedience & Climate Activism

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 26, 2016 http://democracynow.org – Two activists featured in Josh Fox’s new documentary, “How to Let Go of the World and Love All the Things Climate Can’t Change,” join us to discuss the role of direct … Continue reading

Tim DeChristopher on Bundy Takeover: Gov’t is More Afraid of Civil Disobedience Than Armed Militias

Democracy Now! Published on Jan 12, 2016 The armed occupation of a federally owned wildlife outpost in remote Oregon has entered its second week. A self-styled right-wing antigovernment militia calling itself the Citizens for Constitutional Freedom took over the Malheur … Continue reading

Tim DeChristopher: Don’t Back Down in Paris

Tim DeChristopher | November 17, 2015 2:10 pm | Comments This morning, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, suggested that demonstrations outside the COP21 climate negotiations in Paris should be scaled back from marches of hundreds of thousands to a safe … Continue reading

Spiritual and Sustainable: Religion Responds to Climate Change: Tim DeChristopher

Published on Nov 20, 2014 This interfaith conference addresses the issues and challenges of maintaining a sustainable planet. Focused on ways to engage, panelists examines the overlapping moral issues of climate change, sustainability, social justice, and mindfulness through the lenses … Continue reading

Tim DeChristopher

Tim DeChristopher, as Bidder 70, disrupted an illegitimate Bureau of Land Management oil and gas auction in December of 2008, by outbidding oil companies for parcels around Arches and Canyonlands National Parks in Utah. His actions and 21 month imprisonment … Continue reading

Tim DeChristopher: We Need to End All New Fossil Fuel Leases on Public Lands

Cole Mellino | September 18, 2015 2:32 pm http://ecowatch.com/2015/09/18/tim-dechristopher-leases/ Tim DeChristopher, co-founder of the new Climate Disobedience Center and outspoken climate justice activist, is calling for an end to all new fossil fuel leases on public lands and oceans. He … Continue reading

Tim DeChristopher: End All New Fossil Fuel Leasing on Public Lands

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 17, 2015 A coalition of more than 400 organizations have called on the White House to stop issuing new fossil fuel leases on public lands and oceans. More than 67 million acres of public land … Continue reading

Transformation without Apocalypse – Episode #6: Tim DeChristopher

OSU – School of History, Philosophy, and Religion Published on Feb 25, 2014 On February 14th and 15th, the Spring Creek Project sponsored a symposium entitled “Transformation Without Apocalypse: How to Live Well on an Altered Planet” Whether you are … Continue reading

Divest Harvard | Tim DeChristopher Speaks At Harvard Heat Weak, Faith Day, 2015

Fossil Free Published on Apr 18, 2015 April 15th, 2015. Tim DeChristopher speaks at the Harvard Heat Week Faith Day on the hard truths that must be spoken about Harvard. Video by Peter Bowden. For subsequent discussion of the role … Continue reading