Links and Resouces

The Earth First! Primer – In English, Spanish, and Greek, this (admittedly outdated) primer gives you the basic information you need to start your own Earth First! group.

Scrap Scripps Save the Briger Forest -Fight to prevent the Briger Forest in Palm Beach County from turning into a Biotech City.

Earth First! Journal – Media from the Frontlines of Ecological Resistance.

Prison Legal News is an independent 64-page monthly magazine that provides cutting edge review and analysis of prisoner rights, court rulings and news concerning prison-related issues. Based in Lake Worth, FL.

Food Not Bombs Lake Worth – Shares free food with the public every Monday at 11 AM in Lake Worth’s Bryant Park.

Food Not Bombs West Palm Beach – Shares free vegetarian food with the public every Saturday in Downtown West Palm Beach. Contact us to get involved!

Food Not Bombs Fort Lauderdale – Shares free food with the public in downtown Ft. Lauderdale every Friday evening.

Resist Fort Lauderdale Homeless Hate Laws – The City of Fort Lauderdale is introducing a series of new ordinances that will effectively ban sleeping or having property in public spaces, panhandling, and sharing food. These rules will create even greater levels of suffering for the 500+ homeless people in Broward County who will not have any safe places to be, no way to eke out a living, and no food aid. We need compassionate people from South Florida and beyond to resist these laws!

South Florida Smash HLS -An animal liberation group currently fighting to close down Worldwide Primates. Experiments on living animals (“vivisection”) are cruel, wasteful and morally indefensible. Smash HLS believes animals deserve to live free from human-inflicted suffering, confinement and abuse. Help us fight for animals imprisoned inside laboratories and quarantine facilities. SF Smash HLS Facebook.

Coalition of Immokalee Workers: worker-based human rights organization in Immokalee, FL which is internationally recognized for its achievements in the fields of corporate social responsibility, community organizing, and sustainable food.

Free Marissa Now: Marissa Alexander is a survivor of domestic violence from Jacksonville, FL, who was prosecuted and threatened with 60 years in prison for defending her life from her abusive husband. She spent 3 years behind bars and, beginning January 27, 2015, she is sentenced to two years of house detention while being forced to wear and pay for a surveillance ankle monitor. The Free Marissa Now Mobilization Campaign calls for Marissa Alexander’s IMMEDIATE & FULL FREEDOM.

Global Justice Ecology Project-Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

Miami Workers Center: “BUILDS THE COLLECTIVE POWER OF LOW-INCOME COMMUNITIES OF COLOR TO WIN PROGRESSIVE CHANGE”

Love the Everglades Movement: To implement evolving strategies across the full spectrum of being which address the environmental, structural, cultural and spiritual problems plaguing the Florida Everglades by raising awareness and organizing positive community engagement at the local, regional, national and global levels

Save Our Creeks is a Florida non-profit membership organization made up of interested citizens and groups devoted to the general purpose of conservation of natural resources, especially creeks and small waterways. Our focus is primarily in SW Florida, but our scope reaches throughout Florida and even to the entire United States
of America.

Support Marius Mason – Marius Mason is a loving parent of two and a long-time activist in the environmental and labor movements. In March 2008, Marius was arrested by federal authorities for charges related to two acts of property destruction that occurred in 1999 and 2000 – damaging an office connected to GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) research, and destroying a piece of logging equipment. No one was injured in either act. Marius faced a life sentence before accepting a plea bargain in September 2008.

International Day of Solidarity with Marius Mason & All Eco-prisoners -Please join us in commemorating an International Day of Solidarity with Marius Mason and all Eco-prisoners on every June 11. This is a time to remember those who are in prison – who are continuing their struggles on the inside. This is a time to continue and strengthen
the very work for which Marius was put in prison – to struggle against capitalism, ecological devastation, and the ever more diffuse forms of control in this prison society.

No New Animal Lab – A grassroots pressure campaign to stop Skanska USA and the University of Washington from building the Animal Research and Care Facility (ARCF), which would expand the number of animals held captive, abused, and killed at UW by thousands. We build public pressure through grassroots networking across the United States and internationally–organizing coalitions, cross-country tours, educational workshops, trainings, and concerted actions to amplify our impact.  Like them on Facebook.

Earth First! Climbers Guild  – The Earth First! Climbers Guild exists to enable direct action climbing and rigging trainers to communicate with each other to be able to set up training events and continue to produce guides on climbing and rigging as well as standardize the training process to create a safer and more effective environment in EF! direct action situations. Like them on Facebook.

Cascadia Forest Defenders is a grassroots environmental organization committed to stopping the destruction of our sacred and living earth. We organize collective, nonviolent actions to disrupt the ecologically and economically exploitative industrial timber industry and the 1%. We also offer training and resources to other groups working for environmental and social justice.

Radical Action for Mountain People’s Surival (RAMPS) is a non-violent direct action campaign based in the southern coal fields of West Virginia. We are dedicated to ending all forms of strip mining in Appalachia and believe our greatest contribution to reaching this goal is to undertake locally supported direct action.

Seeds of Peace Collective Since 1986, the Seeds of Peace Collective has provided logistical support and trainings to activists struggling on the front lines for social, environmental, and economic justice. We are a small but motivated group of individuals dedicated to furnishing the basics–namely, food, water, and skill sets–essential to the success of direct action campaigns and mass mobilizations.

Idle No More has quickly become one of the largest Indigenous mass movements in Canadian history – sparking hundreds of teach-ins, rallies, and protests across Turtle Island and beyond. What began as a series of teach-ins throughout Saskatchewan to protest impending parliamentary bills that will erode Indigenous sovereignty and environmental protections, has now changed the social and political landscape of Canada.

Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands (MICATS) The Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands (MI CATS) seeks to unite the people of Michigan towards a common goal of stopping all transportation and refining of tar sands oil in the state and advocating against the production/transportation of tar sands everywhere.

FANG (Fighting Against Natural Gas) The industry has skillfully distanced its product from the very destructive extraction process required to remove it from the ground. Although many Americans are against fracking and are aware of the toxic effects fracking has on the air, land and water, they are, paradoxically, also in favor of using natural gas as a primary energy source.FANG was created in response to the above corporate and political propaganda machine that all but assures a climate catastrophe if we continue down this path.

submedia tv – is a video production ensemble, which aims to promote anarchist and anti-capitalist ideas, and aid social struggles through the production and dissemination of radical films and videos. Founded in 1994, subMedia.tv has produced hundreds of videos on everything from anti-globalization protests to films about shoplifting. Our films have been screened around the world in social centers and movie theaters and have been watched by millions on the internet.

Against Servants – They Spy Us, We Should Spy on Them. This site gives you information about people who exploit society, who work against society, about people who are servants of exploiters, and exploiters themselves.

 

This is just a short list of groups local and distant, if you are looking to connect with radical environmental or social/enviro justice groups please feel free to e-mail us at evergladesearthfirstATriseupDOTnet and we will do our best to connect you.

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  1. Howard Dean says:

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