9/12 – 6 New Yorkers engage in Civil Disobedience at Spectra Site

Kim Fraczek, a spokesperson for Occupy the Pipeline, told NaturalGasWatch.org that during the event on Wednesday, two protestors used hard locks, in which participants actually chain themselves to equipment, and four used soft locks, positioning their bodies to disrupt construction by blocking equipment without physically chaining themselves to it.” All arrestees were held for more than 24hrs. All were released Thursday evening.

MORE INFO ABOUT THE SPECTRA PIPELINE and NYC grassroots mounting opposition HERE


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