Activist Colin Russell has finally been granted bail after 71 days in detention. He and the rest of the Arctic 30 still face hooliganism charges, which carry up to seven years in jail. They took peaceful action on behalf of us all, standing up against destructive Arctic oil drilling and the onslaught of climate change. Charging them with hooliganism is both an insult and an outrage; these charges must be dropped.
UPDATED: From peaceful action to dramatic seizure: a timeline of events since the Arctic Sunrise took action September 18 (CET).
On 10 December, new Environment Minister Greg Hunt approved a massive and destructive and dredging project at Abbot Point, just 50km north of the beautiful Whitsunday Islands.
The increased risk of catastrophic bushfires due to climate change
The Esperanza, one of our three campaigning ships, is coming to Australia in December! She’ll travel up the Queensland coast during 6-16 December 2013.
Shell's priceless Grand Prix moment
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