Tim DeChristopher

Tim DeChristopher is a climate activist and board member for the climate justice organization Peaceful Uprising.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 8:30am
The Value of Protest
As a strong supporter of Bernie Sanders, my first reaction to hearing about Saturday’s Black Lives Matter protest at Netroots Nation was disappointment. This looks bad, I thought. Bad for Bernie, who is the only presidential candidate with any chance of challenging structural injustice. And bad for...
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011 - 1:53am
I Do Not Want Mercy, I Want You To Join Me
Tim DeChristopher, who was sentenced Tuesday to two years in federal prison and a $10,000 fine for 'disrupting' a Bureau of Land Management auction in 2008, had an opportunity to address the court and the judge immediately before his sentence was announced. This is his statement:
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