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This is an outstanding interview and I highly recommend watching the whole thing.
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jun 26, 2013 at 01:13 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
Of all the charges against Bradley Manning, the most pernicious -- and revealing -- is “aiding the enemy.” A blogger at The New Yorker , Amy Davidson, raised a pair of big questions that now ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 80 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 12:56 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
DeSmogBlog Climate activist Tim DeChristopher is set to be released from prison on Earth Day, this Sunday April 21st, since being incarcerated on July 26, 2011. It's amazing to consider his ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 72 comments on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 07:46 AM PDT with 206 Recommends
When ordinary means are insuficient to prevent a monsterous harm from being perpertrated the only choice left is to go above and beyond the ordinary to persue a higher justice. The inertia of our ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 10:19 PM PDT with 121 Recommends
Chris Hayes calls it his "Story of the Week" ... and it begins with a daring act of Civil Disobedience ... Climate activist Tim DeChristopher goes to trial by Ask Umbra, grist.org -- Feb 23, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Apr 07, 2012 at 12:23 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
(For huge breaking news/update, jump to the end of the diary) Civilly disobedient climate activist & fellow kossack Tim DeChristopher was moved yesterday recently to a small cell and rarely gets ...
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 86 comments on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 02:16 PM PDT with 342 Recommends
Word spreads fast in the climate community and as word has gotten out about the theft of Peaceful Uprising’s funds people across the country have stepped up to help. Donate Here 'Just because ...
by credstone
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Feb 17, 2012 at 04:00 AM PST with 6 Recommends
The following is the Obama 2012 form letter and a link to my 2012 fundraising page. I am not happy with the administration and when they asked me, one of the first and main state organizers for ...
by credstone
Comment Count 69 comments on Thu Sep 01, 2011 at 12:49 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am posting this diary on behalf of [Davey Rogner http://www.dailykos.com/user/Davey%20Rogner] of [Pick Up America http://pickupamerica.wordpress.com/2011/08/18/join-me-to-protest-the-...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Aug 18, 2011 at 03:00 PM PDT with 78 Recommends
I just got an email from my dear friend Malinda Chouinard, announcing that Patagonia is going to support Tim deChristopher with a $25,000 donation to his legal fund. In her email, she asks that we ...
by BoogieMama
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 06:33 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Apparently on Tuesday, the White House appointed Sen. Mike Lee's (R-Teabagger-crazy) legal counsel for the position of US Attorney in Utah, a seat that has been open for 18 months. ...
by TAH from SLC
Comment Count 66 comments on Wed Aug 03, 2011 at 11:28 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
I am stepping forward with another request for a Google Bomb of a video featuring Tim DeChristopher speaking on Civil Disobedience and his upcoming sentencing, at Netroots Nation 20011 last month in ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 02:01 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 Salt Lake City, Utah Immediately after being sentenced to two years in federal prison and $10,000 in fines Tim DeChristopher was put in heavy leg chains and escorted out of ...
by credstone
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 09:57 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
As mentioned here already, Tim DeChristopr was given a prison sentence in federal court in Utah today for an act of civil disobediance that disrupted a BLM oil lease auction that the Bush ...
by oldpotsmuggler
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 06:45 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Tim DeChristopher the famous (or infamous) "Bidder Number 70" who's courageous actions disrupted a sloppy, and rushed oil and gas lease, set up by the Bush Administration's Bureau of Land Management,
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 172 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 04:07 PM PDT with 402 Recommends
While at Netroots Nation 2011, I had the privilege of speaking to some very ...
by kgosztola
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 05:04 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Personally, I think we are past the tipping point i.e. screwed. I am not a scientist so given the opportunity one day I ...
by Clifflyon
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 07, 2011 at 07:56 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Evironmental hero Tim DeChristopher will be speaking to 10,000 attendees at the Powershift Conference Saturday evening.
by credstone
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 15, 2011 at 12:49 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Mar 05, 2011 at 01:46 PM PST with 1 Recommend
After deliberating five hours, a federal jury in Salt Lake City, Utah has convicted Tim DeChristopher on two felony counts. DeChristopher, "Bidder 70," bid in December 2008 on Bush administration ...
by RLMiller
Comment Count 236 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 02:48 PM PST with 302 Recommends