17 States Criminalize Protests Targeting Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Projects

Interview with Emma Fisher, deputy director with the group Climate Cabinet, conducted by Scott Harris

Emma Fisher discusses her group’s recent report: “17 States Pass Anti-Protest Laws to Suppress Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Opposition.” These laws, which may charge protesters with felonies for disrupting “critical infrastructure,” are clearly aimed at suppressing Indigenous and environmental activists’ opposition to oil and gas projects.

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