Show Your Love For The Delta 5

On September 2, 2014, five concerned citizens decided to take a stand and defend their community, families and loved ones from the climate chaos in general and bomb trains specifically. Mike LaPointe, Patrick Mazza, Jackie Minchew, Liz Spoerri and Abby Brockway, known as the Delta 5, blocked a "bomb train" shipment of volatile bakken crude from departing a Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) rail yard in Everett, Washington, just north of Seattle.

When it was all said and done, they successfully blocked the bomb train that would have traversed their communities and many others, putting them at risk of a fiery disaster and fueling climate change for sure, for eight hours. And, while eight hours may not seem that long, their act of defiance is timeless as a symbol for civil disobedience against the dig, dump, burn economy that threatens us all.

The Delta 5 are currently on trial facing charges of trespassing and blocking a train -- if found guilty, they could face hefty fines as well as jail time. No matter the outcome of the trial, I think we should show our love, support and appreciation for these knights and defenders of the climate. Sign here to show your love and sign our thank you card to the Delta 5.

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Number Date Name Your message to the Delta 5
3025 1 year ago Sharon Klod thanks for having the courage to try to stop this
3024 1 year ago Cheryl Barnds
3023 1 year ago Jo Anne Gould
3022 1 year ago Arthur Campbell
3021 1 year ago Susan Garriott
3020 1 year ago Alexander MacGillivray Never give up!
3019 1 year ago Malcolm Campbell We do not want another Lac-M├ęgantic again. Thank you for your dedication.
3018 1 year ago Henry Miller
3017 1 year ago Jenny Orr Thank you all.
3016 1 year ago Pamela Robinson Thank you for all you do and have done!

God Bless
3015 1 year ago Michael Wichman
3014 1 year ago Amy Stanistreet Cannot thank you enough for your time and energy to ensure the safety of our environment. Our children and generations to come need you all and we will fight for your freedom from punishment for thi...
3013 1 year ago Max C
3012 1 year ago Philip Speakes
3011 1 year ago Randall Brown Thanks again.
3010 1 year ago Kathryn Scott Thank you for standing up for your communities guided by your commitment to do what is right over what is easy.
3009 1 year ago Jeanne Kresser The 1st law broken was by the criminals who make and decide to recklessly transport death tools.I have no trouble believing the Delta 5 were acting in society's best interest.
Chemical companie...
3008 1 year ago Heidi Sandmeier
3007 1 year ago Ann Seip
3006 1 year ago Theresa Sims
3005 1 year ago Alexa Lehoczki Your bravery is an inspiration, thank you!
3004 1 year ago Maureen Doran Thank you for your foresight and courage, I pray for your freedom and safety. May we all be as brave when needed.
3002 1 year ago Jane Pamenter
3001 1 year ago Ron Vickery well done , hoping you get your way
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