May 18, 2015

AP: Anti-Arctic Drilling Kayaktivists Hold ‘Shell No’ Protest

The Associated press covered “The People’s Platform,” also known as the “Solar Pioneer,” a giant floating barge full of alternative energy that was built, crowd-funded and run by The Other 98%. The People’s Platform covered an ordinary marine barge with solar panels to energize our incredible show of people power. And the Platform lights up… Read more »

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May 18, 2015

Our 10 Favorite Moments of the #ShellNo Flotilla

On Saturday, May 16th, weeks of long days and sleepless nights finally paid off when hundreds of “kayak-tivists” gathered for the “Paddle in Seattle.” The action’s target: Royal Dutch Shell, which brought a huge drilling rig, the Polar Pioneer, into the Port of Seattle for maintenance before heading to the Arctic to drill — ignoring… Read more »

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May 8, 2015

Does Shell Think We’ve Forgotten 2012?

A war is heating up in the Pacific Northwest as Shell prepares to dock its Arctic drilling fleet in the Port of Seattle. Shell claims this project is safe, environmentally sound, and economically beneficial. Do they think our memory spans are so short that we can’t remember three years ago? You may have heard about… Read more »

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