Direct Action All Summer Long! Ecological resistance is on the rise across the US. Check out these and more events at the EF! Newswire calendar … August 4 — BP = Big Polluter, Direct Action Protest (New Orleans, LA) August 5 — Protest ALEC conference (Also in New Orleans…it’s a two-fer!) August 12-15 — Midwest Rising: Convergence 2011 (St. Louis, MO) August 20 – September 3 — Tar Sands Actions (DC) August 18 – 22 — Reclaim Power Southeast Action Camp (NC) Posted in News and tagged ALEC, BP, Midwest Rising, tar sands.