by Stephen Corry What’s “development” for? That may be straightforward to people who don’t have water or food, or sewerage in urban areas (faecal contamination is the biggest, easily preventable, manmade killer). But, although millions still lack such basics, they form only a tiny part of what passes for development these days. The duplicity of … Continue reading Do indigenous peoples benefit from ‘development’?
On Saturday, 11/19, DGR Austin hosted our first Edible & Medicinal Plant Nature Walk. Our local experts Eric and Chris took thirty people (!!) on a walk in the woods, where we learned about how to identify and use a bunch of plants. Leaves to heal a cut, berries that one should not eat, a … Continue reading Edible & Medicinal Plant Resources
November 13th, 2011 | Berkeley, CA A rare occurrence of Arundhati Roy speaking in person in the United States. Derrick Jensen has been called “the philosopher-poet of the environmental movement.” During this day-long event, Derrick interviewed six people who each hold an impassioned critique of this culture and offered ideas on what can be done … Continue reading Earth At Risk 2011: Arundhati Roy, Derrick Jensen & more
Occupy the Machine – Stop the 1%, Literally Occupy the Machine – Stop the 1%, Literally Our Bodies Will Be Our Demand Open Letter to the Occupy Movement The Occupy Movement is beautiful. We support it and though we are small, we are participating all over the country. We invite all occupiers to read, give … Continue reading An Open Letter to the Occupy Movement
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
DGR Wisconsin is a brand new chapter of the Deep Green Resistance movement. This chapter is very much still in its formative stages. We are optimistic that DGR will attract many allies in the state and our chapter will grow and become more effective and diverse over time. Until then, DGR Wisconsin is recruiting. We … Continue reading And We’re Recruiting
I just got back from walking the dogs in the field over by Black Star Brewery. It’s an undeveloped piece of property full of tall grasses, wildflowers, a few trees, insects, lots of birds, and a man-made pond ringed by cat tails and lily pads. Today we saw red-winged blackbirds. The sun was setting just … Continue reading Deep Green Resistance Statement of Principles
Before the Deep Green Resistance organization was the book. Before the book were workshops conducted by the eventual co-authors. The workshops haven’t been offered since 2011, but here’s an archive of what they involved: Deep Green Resistance Weekend Workshops with Derrick Jensen, Aric McBay and Lierre Keith We live in the most destructive culture to … Continue reading Deep Green Resistance Workshops