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Partners

Partners, groups and organizations who support peaceful civil disobedience in defense of our planet.

Non Profit PEACEFUL UPRISING joins Tim's effort to support direct action.  This new Foundation will support non-violent Direct Action, provide legal support and legal counsel for those who engage in direct action.  Training in organizing and engagin in Direct Action and Peaceful Protest are planned. 

The first training for Engagning in Peaceful Direct Action will be held at the University of Utah on  February 13th and 14th.

See the article about the Peaceful Uprising Foundation below.

 

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It's been a little over 2 months since that fateful day! Last Updated on 2009-02-24 00:00:00 Tim has found himself the darling of the media - latest Flash in a very tired pan.  He has held up under the scrutiny of the past 60+ days and has worked tirelessly to communicate the message he intended to share.  The message is about a liveable future for himself and his entire generation.  He equates where we're at ecologically, is similar to being on a van driving off a cliff.  Do we turn around and ask all the people on the van, whaddya think?  Shall we go over this cliff?  As we're careening towards self-destruction, the youth are standing up and shouting "We Don't Want To Go!" This weekend, 32 young people (and me) are traveling to our nation's capitol to attend a massive environmental conference called Power Shift.  The message that is being communicated through this mass gathering is, No More Un-sustainable ways!  We Must Change or, as... More »
Images Available of Tim from photographer Daphne Hougard Last Updated on 2009-01-20 00:00:00 Photographs of Tim DeChristopher available from photographer Daphne Hougard 415-302-0733  -  daphnehougard@gmail.com permission required for use   More »
When Ken Sleight Came. Last Updated on 2009-01-17 01:54:28 Photos by Cliff Lyon 1.16.2009 Use freely without permission. - Cliff All Material here is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License. IS CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE MORALLY REQUIRED IN THIS TIME?  Date and Time:   Friday, January 16, 2009, 7 pm Location: First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City, 569 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84102 |Map It! With Ken Sleight, The Original Monkey Wrencher We hope you will join us in an interactive conversation that asks us to consider the extent of action required to forestall the destruction to the living systems that support us and to move in the direction of restoring a livable world for our children.  We will consider that question from the perspective of over-exploitation of the spectacular lands around us and the poisoning of the biosphere represented by global climate chaos.  We are... More »
More Notes of Support for Tim - sent with donations! Last Updated on 2009-01-09 00:00:00 Notes included with checks for Tim - #2 “For the Tim DeChristopher Legal defense fund.  Thanks for your courage!”  S Higgins, Hagerstown, MD “Friends and I have biked Moab and enjoyed the area – many times.  Good on Tim D!  Good on You Guys! Damn Oil & Gas! Thanks” R Pope, Eau Claire, WI “Dear Tim – I’m SO inspired by your amazingly creative and courageous action! Also, thank you for having such a strong vision for future generations! I happen to be a Grandmother of 10 and 1 Great-Grandchild!  I’ve loved and backpacked SW Utah for years.  You are the Super Hero for all my family and friends that cherish the environment.  In Gratitude”, P Gardner, Las Vegas, NV  ”P.S.  Please put me on your list for on-going info and needs.  Please use this for your defense fund or towards your bid.  Let me know if more is... More »
I Stand by Tim! Last Updated on 2009-01-08 23:43:01 “For the Tim DeChristopher Legal defense fund.  Thanks for your courage!”  S Higgins, Hagerstown, MD “Friends and I have biked Moab and enjoyed the area – many times.  Good on Tim D!  Good on You Guys! Damn Oil & Gas! Thanks” R Pope, Eau Claire, WI “Dear Tim – I’m SO inspired by your amazingly creative and courageous action! Also, thank you for having such a strong vision for future generations! I happen to be a Grandmother of 10 and 1 Great-Grandchild!  I’ve loved and backpacked SW Utah for years.  You are the Super Hero for all my family and friends that cherish the environment.  In Gratitude”, P Gardner, Las Vegas, NV  ”P.S.  Please put me on your list for on-going info and needs.  Please use this for your defense fund or towards your bid.  Let me know if more is needed and I’ll do my best to raise... More »