Washington

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A group of climate activists known as the Delta 5 facing trial for blocking an oil train were reportedly dealt a blow on Thursday when the judge "undercut their ability" to defend their act of civil disobedience on the basis of the threat of climate change. Though last week Snohomish County Judge Anthony Howard took the unprecedented step of...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Climate activist Abby Brockway sits atop a tripod blocking a BNSF oil train in Everett, Washington in September 2014. (Photo: the Delta 5)
History is being made this week in a packed Seattle-area courtroom as five...
Democracy Now!
Five climate justice activists went on trial in Washington state on Monday for...

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