To send people to jail for attempting to stop the destruction of our ecosphere,and therefore all of us as our lives depend on it, is simply madness.
TO: THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT, THE HOME SECRETARY, THE BRITISH MEDIA.
To encourage an appeal outcome that reverses the threat of a custodial sentence for the #HEATHROW13 Plane Stupid environmental activists &/or support a downgrade of the sentence to non-custodial.
Why is this important?
The signatories of this petition regard peaceful, direct action as a political right & believe that poeple are entitled to non-violent political protest, as inferred by rights under Article 19 & Article 20  of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights:
Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes
freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart
information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.
1. Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association.