[Imc-london] Pls can the Crude Awakening be a featured event
oilyoutreach at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Sep 22 04:19:16 PDT 2010
Appologies if this is the wrong address to send the request to.
The Crude Awakening is already published as an event - can you please make it
featured? The details are pasted bellow.
THE CRUDE AWAKENING
A mass action to switch off oil
Saturday, 16 October 2010, Central London
Floods in Pakistan, drought in Russia, huge glaciers breaking up in Greenland...
Our climate system is rapidly sliding into crisis, as oil companies destroy
people's lives and the environment to keep sucking up their profits.
Oil saturates every aspect of our lives. Oil profits lubricate the financial
markets and its sponsorship clings like a bad smell to our cultural
institutions. It flows through pipelines to the pumps, airports and factories of
The failure of the UN COP15 process showed us – if there was ever any doubt –
that government and industry can’t tackle climate change. It’s up to us and it’s
time to up the ante.
As a movement, our actions against coal and aviation have made a real
difference. Now oil’s time is up.
Together, on October 16, let's give the oil industry a Crude Awakening.
Meet in central London. Be ready to move, to HOLD A SPACE and to leave that
space in a way that shows we've been there.
Be creative. Be prepared. Be there.
Find out more, get involved and sign up for text alerts at
There are a whole host of build-up events up and down the country and details
can be found on the website, along with further explanation.
Part of the Climate Justice Action
Climate Justice Action global week of action for climate justice.
Supported by: Space Hijackers, Climate Camp, Plane Stupid, Rising Tide, Liberate
Tate, Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination, UKTar Sands Network and Earth
See you on the streets
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