Riot police in north-western France have made 12 arrests while battling protesters trying to stop a trainload of nuclear waste bound for Germany. …   The demonstrators managed to remove a rail and destroy electric junction boxes before the train left, according to France’s AFP news agency. …  “Beyond the danger that this waste poses, we’re demonstrating our radical opposition to a means of production that means we’ll always need more power,” said one Parisian protester, Anna, 24. “We’re against endless growth.”
(via BBC)

Riot police in north-western France have made 12 arrests while battling protesters trying to stop a trainload of nuclear waste bound for Germany.



The demonstrators managed to remove a rail and destroy electric junction boxes before the train left, according to France’s AFP news agency.



“Beyond the danger that this waste poses, we’re demonstrating our radical opposition to a means of production that means we’ll always need more power,” said one Parisian protester, Anna, 24.

“We’re against endless growth.”

(via BBC)

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