As we agreed at the RTF-camp, we would like to organize a coordinated transnational action day for supporting the struggle in Rosia Montana, on the 1st of December. We ask you to join in the action in your cities and towns.
The municipalities community of the Clermontais is planning to build a commercial area of 70 Ha on agrarian land between la Salamane and Clermont l'Hérault (40 min from Montpellier, France). About 30 Ha are already owner by Système U, a French supermarket chain, to build a gigantic center for storage that has already been classified under the French SEVESO rating as slightly environmentally dangerous.
On the 10th of October approx. 25 activists gathered in Vienna to found a local RTf group. After a short round of introduction stories about the Reclaim The Fields Camp in Rosia Montana, Romania where shared and in this context a call for solidarity action was put in place. The preparation meeting for these actions will take place on the 17th of october at 8 pm.
Today, September 28th, at 12:00 o'clock, approximately 60 international activists taking part in the Reclaim the Fields camp , together with the local association Alburnus Maior , from Rosia Montana, Romania, occupied and blocked the entrance to the Rosia Montana Gold Corporations  headquarters in the village's Old Square. This action was in defiance of the companies continuing attempt to expropriate locals and destroy an area protected by Romanian conservation law.
Today, 24 September at 15:00 o'clock, the international participants of the Reclaim the Fields camp , together with the local association Alburnus Maior , from Rosia Montana, Romania, held a lively street demonstration in the village's Old Square. Local and international people are opposing plans to open Europe's largest open cast gold mine and a proposed new law on expropriation currently being discussed in the Romanian parliament.
The Reclaim the Fields bulletins aims at facilitating the information transmission between the stars of the constellation, sharing the latest news and the current state of the process amongst the people or collectives already involved and allowing new people to catch up and join us, having at disposition the necessary background texts and a history of the debates.
ATTENTION! There are two versions of the english bulletin because of internal miscommunication! The only difference is in layout though, enjoy!