Swedish airport runway seized by climate activists
intervention. When the blockade had been carried to its planned end, the activists
were arrested and informed of the formal charge of aggravated trespass. The action
was carried out by Climax, a group in Stockholm formed two weeks ago. It is the
seed of a direct action-movement against the root causes of climate change in
a country which has just recently woken up to the facts of ongoing global warming.
This is the first of its kind to occur in Sweden. (Rising Tide – including picture