Greater Manchester Police violence against Fracking protesters


This is what the Greater Manchester Police did to peaceful Legal Observer Kris today. He is in hospital in a wheelchair – visitors this evening concerned about his welfare were physically ejected and threatened with arrest.

Please share this widely, complain to the GMP and add any links on the original photo thread to other means to complain, or otherwise do something about this abomination.

They will not get away with this violation. The evidence is all there on the livestream, from 11 minutes in and before:

The violence today from Greater Manchester Police has had Worldwide coverage on Al Jazeera English TV here

GASLAND II the film Showing Stalybridge Monday 2nd December



Tameside Green Party are showing the film GASLAND PART II at the Buffet Bar, Stalybridge Station on Monday 2nd December 7.30 pm.

GASLAND PART II is the explosive follow-up to the Oscar-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide). Continue reading