Blog Archives

Blockade Halts Megaload at Port of Umatilla, Oregon

Warrior flag displayed during blockade of "megaload" destined for Tar Sands, Dec 2, 2013.

Warrior flag displayed during Port of Umatilla blockade of “megaload” destined for Tar Sands, Dec 1, 2013.

by Alexander Reid Ross, Counterpunch, December 03, 2013

On Sunday night, fifty activists with Rising Tide and members of the Umatilla and Warm Springs tribes held together through the cold to stop a megaload from embarking on its treacherous path. It would prove to be only the beginning. Read the rest of this entry