ecoterrorism http://www.kplu.org en Film on Earth Liberation Front up for Oscar, raises specter of UW arson and WTO http://www.kplu.org/post/film-earth-liberation-front-oscar-raises-specter-uw-arson-and-wto <p>A documentary on a cell of the radical environmental group that claimed responsibility for the arson that destroyed a University of Washington research facility in 2001 has been <a href="http://oscar.go.com/nominees/documentary-feature/if-a-tree-falls-a-story-of-the-earth-liberation-front">nominated for an Oscar</a>.</p><p>The documentary&rsquo;s exploration of the ideology and tactics involved in radical environmental actions and the law enforcement agencies determined to make arrests raises again the intense passions and dramatic consequences surrounding the arson at UW.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jan 2012 00:10:41 +0000 Jake Ellison & Rob Manning 3904 at http://www.kplu.org Film on Earth Liberation Front up for Oscar, raises specter of UW arson and WTO Final suspect in ecosabotage attack at UW pleads guilty http://www.kplu.org/post/final-suspect-ecosabotage-attack-uw-pleads-guilty <p>TACOMA, Wash. &ndash; The final suspect in a 2001 Earth Liberation Front arson attack in Seattle plead guilty Tuesday. Justin Solondz, 32, reached a plea deal with the government. A federal judge in Tacoma has approved a deal that could give Solondz a 7-year prison term.</p><p> Tue, 20 Dec 2011 20:41:54 +0000 Tom Banse 3510 at http://www.kplu.org Fugitive linked to UW ecoterrorist firebomb arrested http://www.kplu.org/post/fugitive-linked-uw-ecoterrorist-firebomb-arrested <p>A fugitive wanted in connection with the 2001 firebombing of the University of Washington&#39;s horticulture center is now in federal custody.</p><p> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 01:57:11 +0000 The Associated Press 2028 at http://www.kplu.org