Why do I have trouble seeing George Hayduke as a media liason?
> [Note: The Elaho Valley is three hours north of Vancouver, BC, Canada]
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> Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2000 13:54:56 -0800
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> > The Monkey Wrench Gang Claims Sabotage in the Elaho Valley
> > An underground group known only as the Monkey Wrench Gang is claiming a recent
> > act of sabotage in the Elaho Valley. George Hayduke, the group?s media liason,
> > says the gang recently crippled a giant generator owned by International
> > Forests Products by pouring abrasives into the machine?s crankcase while it
> > was running.
> > ?Sabotage is easy,? said Hayduke. ?All you need is determination, and a little
> > grit.?
> > International Forest Products, a Vancouver-based corporation, holds the permit
> > to log the upper Elaho Valley, an area of untouched ancient forest that
> > includes the rare Elaho Giants, some of the oldest Douglas-firs in the world.
> > The embattled logging company has provoked blockades, tree-spiking, and
> > world-wide boycotts because of its destructive practices.
> > ?Let?s be clear on one thing: We?re not the ?peaceful protestors,?? Hayduke
> > said.?Standing on logging roads, climbing trees, and waving signs is great.
> > But this game is for keeps. We?re not going to hurt anyone, but we?re going to
> > stop those goddamned machines. ?
> The earth isn't dying. It's being killed. And the people doing the killing have names and addresses.
> -- Edward Abbey
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