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Press Release: Mountain-Top Removal Mining: Now Threatening Wisconsin!

By Thistle Pettersen and Beth Ulion / Deep Green Resistance A proposed iron mining effort would create the largest open pit mine in the world in northern Wisconsin.The 22,000 acres of mountain-top removal-style strip mining would potentially dump millions of tons of waste rock into the headwaters of the Bad River, polluting everything downstream including … Continue reading Press Release: Mountain-Top Removal Mining: Now Threatening Wisconsin!

Grassroutes Caravan Calls for Bicyclists, Welcomes DGR

Grassroutes Caravan is a mobile bicycle village of resilience that is heading to Chicago to protest NATO this May. GRC organizer and member of DGR Wisconsin, Thistle Pettersen, says there is still room in the village for more riders and a DGR crew would be welcomed with open arms! A recent article on Examiner.com explains … Continue reading Grassroutes Caravan Calls for Bicyclists, Welcomes DGR

Music Show Fundraiser for DGR Conference (3/31)

In March of this year, members of the new radical environmental movement, Deep Green Resistance, will be coming from around the world for a weekend gathering. Throughout this weekend, the group will participate in exercises, listen to talks, and share ideas, for the purpose of strengthening the community within DGR and the movement itself. The … Continue reading Music Show Fundraiser for DGR Conference (3/31)

DGR Wisconsin Member Interviewed for Aligned Project

View the accompanying article and video at the Chicago Tribune website Deep Green Resistance Wisconsin member Thistle Petterson was interviewed in the Chicago Tribune about her organizing involvement in the group Grassroutes Caravan, which plans to bring a group of at least 50 bike riders to Chicago during the G-8 and NATO summits to protest … Continue reading DGR Wisconsin Member Interviewed for Aligned Project

DGR Wisconsin presents: Music Show: Big Dudee Roo & Thistle

Friday, August 5th, 2011. 7pm. Candlelight Collective community space. 258 N. Main St. (Lower). West Bend, WI. Deep Green Resistance Wisconsin presents: A show with Big Dudee Roo and Thistle. Please join us for a night of music and conversation focused on resisting civilization. This show is $3 suggested donation. All proceeds will go to … Continue reading DGR Wisconsin presents: Music Show: Big Dudee Roo & Thistle