The 300-350 Show: Climate Camp 2008 revisited

| 3rd August 2009
Climate Camp 2009 looms... so what better than to look back on last year's event and marvel at how misreported the whole thing was
 

With this year's Camp for Climate Action in London less than four weeks away we thought we'd revisit our report on last year's camp outside Kingsnorth coal-fired power station in Kent. It provides a window on the gaping gulf between mainstream reporting on the event and the reality of the Camp itself and includes interviews with some of the activists involved. We'll follow this up later in August with some interviews with participants from this year's upcoming camp. So cast your mind back, as we rewind the clock twelve months to August 2008.

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