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NOLA “Detournement” in Solidarity Against Big Oil

26 Mar

OIL LA Mcbillboard

Message from an anonymous communique sent off the streets of New Orleans to the EF! Newswire:

“With dawn approaching on the morning of March 24th, after a night of revelry involving freakshows and failed attempts at ordering broccoli sandwiches, we biked to the Franklin Avenue railroad overpass in the 8th Ward of New Orleans to make our voices heard and have our solidarity recognized.

Yeeehaw!

Yeeehaw!

There were four of us.

With two lookouts, our two ninjas fastened the banner to the overpass, not yet flipping it over to face the highway on ramp, making our scandalous activities and whereabouts known. The banner read:

BIG OIL: GET THE FRACK OUT OF L(A)
TARSANDBLOCKADE.ORG
OILLA.TUMBLR.COM

We regrouped and prepared for stage two.  Continue reading