On November 15th 2017 activists used technical equipment to block the coal-fired power plant Weisweiler. They almost forced a complete shutdown of the power plant. Now five of the activists involved have been sued two million euros for damage. We are not intimdated!
WOW! Oliver Scheibler has drawn a picture for the campaign We Don’t Shut Up! It shows the blockade of excavators and conveyors at the Weisweiler power plant during the WeShutDown action in November 2017, the destruction of villages for the Inden mine and the power plant.The bee is a reference to the Beehive Collective from […]
The Weisweiler-trial is continuing on the next juridical level. The court cancelled the dates in October/November 2020, and seems to consider new dates in eay 2021. The accused activists hope once more for solidarity during the trial, o stay tuned!
Mit Dank nach Kiel 🙂
Eschweiler, 02.12.2019 The last day of the trial against five climate activists who are accused of blocking the Weisweiler lignite-coal-power plant in 2017 in Germany begins tomorrow. RWE, the owner of the plant and Europe`s biggest CO2-Emitter, is also sueing the activists for two million euros in compensations. During the trial, the activists stated that […]
Eschweiler, 29.10.2019 The trial against five climate activists who are accused of blocking the Weisweiler lignite-coal-power plant in 2017 in Germany begins tomorrow. RWE, Europe`s biggest CO2-Emitter, is also sueing the activists for two million euros compensation. During the trial, the activists will argue that the action was necessary and legitimate: “The blockade saved large […]
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Just now the new dates for the court cases have been released. Take notes and come over to support the lawsuit: Wednesday, 30.10. at 9 am Wednesday, 13.11. at 9 am Wednesday, 04.12. at 12 am
Dear climate activists, the Weisweiler-Court case against #WeShutDown in Eschweiler has been postponed by the court. The dates in July will not take place. The court case will now propably take place at three days in November. See you there! If you would like to organise an event on the topic in the meantime in […]
The cartoon depicts two humans. One of them holds a pocket calculator in their hands, saying “x Tonnen CO2 kosten 2 Millionen. Das macht für 1 Erde komplett…Moment…” (“x tons of CO2 cost 2 millions. For 1 earth this does cost…give me a moment…”). The other human responds “Du meinst eine GANZE Erde, oder das, […]