direct action

  • Pine Ridge Community Resists Genocide, Marches on Whiteclay

    August 17, 2015
    Local community members and allies led by “American Indian Movement” flags marched from Pine Ridge reservation into Nebraska to protest the continued funneling of alcohol from the unincorporated town of Whiteclay. Members of the Oglala Lakota tribe, which inhabit Pine Ridge, have stated to Unicorn…...
  • Utah Land Defenders Resist Construction of Tar Sands Mine (w/ Interview)

    August 13, 2015
    Lorenzo Serna of Unicorn Riot talked to Melanie Martin over the phone about land defenders who blockaded an active tar sands mine site in the Book Cliffs of Utah on Monday (August 10, 2015). Climbing atop metal tripods, they stopped work at the mine, successfully…...
  • Interview w/ #ShellNo Activist – Deprogram Ep. 14

    August 7, 2015
    On Episode 14 of Deprogram, Unicorn Riot spoke with Elizabeth Mount about her experience in Portland during the #ShellNo protest. Elizabeth tells about what it was like and what motivated her to be one of the few who hung suspended from St John’s Bridge over…...
  • Portland Throws Down to Stop Arctic Drilling – Deprogram Ep. 13

    August 3, 2015
    Activists kayaked out to block Shell’s Ice Breaker from entering Portland’s port for repairs. The ice breaker made it into port, and now is being blockaded by activists hanging from a bridge by ropes. Shell needs the ice breaker to continue the exploration which was…...