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Banner Suspended Above Downtown Roanoke, Calls Out Coal Baron Billionaire

  Updates: Friday – All 5 folks have been released from jail on the own personal recognizance. 3:30 PM – The five activists arrested have been set a $1,500 bail each.  They are all scheduled for arraignments in the morning, where charges will be made official and bail may be reset. 10:15 AM – Five […]

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Building Power to Overthrow King Coal

Our Work is Evolving… And we can’t wait to tell you about it. When we reflect on ourselves as an organization, we realize that RAMPS is very different than it was even 9 months ago. We’re pretty excited about the way that we’ve evolved, so we’re writing to tell you about it in hopes that […]

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From the Mountains of West Virginia to the Canyons of Utah

As we hit the one week mark of the tree sit on Coal River Mountain, the RAMPS campaign stands in solidarity with Tim DeChristopher!  He faces sentencing on the 26th of July at the Salt Lake City federal courthouse on two  felony counts for peacefully disrupting an oil and gas lease auction, an act of civil […]

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