May 17, 2016

News Articles – Including Audio and Video


*Editor’s Choice

May 8, 2016: Chicago Defender Midwest Region Residents to Break Free from Fossil Fuels

May 13, 2016: Michael Puente on WBEZ Audio Clip of Sheila Garland Interview

May 14, 2016:  CBS Chicago   Hundreds Expected At Protest Outside BP Refinery In Whiting

May 14, 2016: Northwest Indiana Times More than 1,000 expected to protest BP Whiting Refinery

May 14, 2016: WVON Radio The People’s Show Mark Wallace Interview with Lorrell Kilpatrick

May 15, 2016:  Northwest Indiana Times  Arrested environmental protester says it’s time for change

May 15, 2016: Northwest Indiana Times  UPDATE: 40 arrested during climate change protest

May 15, 2016: Univision Protesta en refinería de Indiana contra los combustibles fósiles

May 16 2016: The Council of Canadians 43 people arrested for blocking tar sands refinery on Lake Michigan

May 16, 2016: Chicago Tribune Protesters seek switch to renewable energy sources (See corrected Tribune article below)

May 16, 2016: Modern Trader Massive protest at BP Whiting refinery near Chicago Tens of Thousands Worldwide Take Part in Largest Global Civil Disobedience in the History of the Climate Movement

May 17, 2016: Chicago Tribune Protesters seek switch to renewable energy sources (Corrected)

May 17, 2016: Northwest Indiana Times Arrested environmental protester says it’s time for change

May 17, 2016: People’s World Climate activists converge in Midwest on global day of action

*May 17, 2016: Progress Illinois Environmentalists Demand Transition To Renewable Energy At BP Whiting Refinery, 41 Arrested

May 18, 2016: The Wild Hunt Pagans Break Free, Risking Arrest to Protest Climate Change

May 19, 2016: Unicorn Riot Official Video Wrap-up

May 19, 2016: The Huffington Post  Why I Chose to Get Arrested on Sunday

May 20, 2016: Mike Barr – Rally Speakers Videos Olga Bautista Mike Burrows Tara Houska Valerie Jean Lorrell Kilpatrick Claire McClinton Bill McKibben Jean Ross Malik Yusef

May 23, 2016: Breaking Free By Getting Jailed in Whiting, Indiana

June 23, 2016: Medill Reports Chicago Anatomy of a Protest: The Break Free from Fossil Fuels Rally



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