This is what we need this Earth Day

This photo is from a demonstration in 1987 in Chico, California. The Rainforest Action Network, Earth First!, and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals teamed up for a “Whopper Stopper” protest against Burger King, and the environmental impact of meat-eating. The protest was ahead of its time.

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“Eco-Terrorist in Me” Makes Top 100 List for Record Store Day

Good news! My collaboration with Rise Against made the list of top 100 best-selling release for Record Store Day (quite a feat considering the huge amount of bands and releases).

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Interview with Rise Against’s Tim McIlrath about Punk Politics, Burnout, and Maintaining Hope

Tim McIlrath talks with Will Potter about punk, political activism, and Rise Against’s new song “The Eco-Terrorist In Me.”

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Here’s What the Feds Were Investigating Before 9/11. And It’s Not Al-Qaeda.

New documents show that the government was trying to build a case against environmentalists for “weapons of mass destruction” based on website posts.

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Rise Against Record Store Day Release with Will Potter

Rise Against announces a limited edition 7″ with spoken word by Will Potter and a song inspired by Green Is the New Red.

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“Activism Is Not Terrorism” t-shirts and hoodies are here!

When most people think of “terrorism,” they think 9/11, anthrax, and suicide bombers. But right now social justice activists are being labeled as terrorists for protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, and photographing factory farms. Activism is not terrorism.  These t-shirts are black American Apparel t-shirts, with light ink. Available in either unisex or women’s sizes for $20.

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Will Potter to Deliver Keynote at Animal Law Symposium at USC

He’ll be speaking about ag-gag laws and also the environmental impact of factory farms.

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SOLE Interviews Will Potter About DIY Ethics, Art in a Digital Age, and Civil Unrest

Sole interviews Will about government repression, the precarious nature of being a writer/artist in the digital age, and much more.

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Help Eric McDavid Adjust to His Post-Prison Life, After Being Entrapped by the FBI

His release from prison was a major victory, but Eric McDavid needs your help getting back on his feet.

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This is what you must remind yourself on the dark days

An excerpt from Will Potter’s contribution to a new book on the ecological crisis.

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