Friday, October 07, 2011

Citizen action when fig trees were about to cut down in Laman Street Newcastle today. The chain saws soon began their work despite the protests to keep the old trees.

Following is homage to elders among the green activists seen during the protest.

Right: J. Sutton. Special edition T shirt.  

D. Lithgow.

M. Henry left and J Sutton

D. Lithgow, left and J Sutton.
Major personalities in the current fig tree protest are covered in the media rather than in these pics. 
Other citizens at the protest follow in pics below.

 subversive flag, protestor in wheelchair

Law keepers.
Mayor and partner on right. 
Radio 2HD
T Leahy, Uni lecturer
Fig tree remnants were handed out.

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