#Extinction Rebellion

  • Article: This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    This 11-Year-Old Extinction Rebellion Activist Is Driving Climate Action in South Africa

    From Beautiful News|Dec. 4, 2019

    Othembele Dyantyi is already a force of nature. Read more

  • Article: Extinction Rebellion Are Still Putting Politicians Under Pressure With Global Hunger Strikes

    Extinction Rebellion Are Still Putting Politicians Under Pressure With Global Hunger Strikes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 21, 2019

    Young strikers are aiming to put pressure on politicians for faster action on climate change. Read more

  • Article: Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    Climate Activists Celebrate Victory as Police Ban on Extinction Rebellion Is Ruled Unlawful

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2019

    The October ban made it illegal to hold an assembly of two or more people linked to the group. Read more

  • Article: UK Clampdown on Extinction Rebellion Protests Sets 'Disturbing Precedent', Says UN Rights Expert

    UK Clampdown on Extinction Rebellion Protests Sets 'Disturbing Precedent', Says UN Rights Expert

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 21, 2019

    A UN rapporteur has warned that the London ban might be used elsewhere to suppress climate protests. Read more

  • Article: Outrage as Police Order a Total Ban on Extinction Rebellion Protests in London

    Outrage as Police Order a Total Ban on Extinction Rebellion Protests in London

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 16, 2019

    Any assembly of two or more people linked to the climate group is now illegal. Read more

  • Article: Extinction Rebellion Protestors at London Airport Say They Are 'Mainstream' and 'Scared'

    Extinction Rebellion Protestors at London Airport Say They Are 'Mainstream' and 'Scared'

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 11, 2019

    Activists, including many retirees, are taking over London in protest at climate inaction. Read more

  • Article: Extinction Rebellion Shuts Down London Bridges as Fresh Protests Sweep the Planet

    Extinction Rebellion Shuts Down London Bridges as Fresh Protests Sweep the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 7, 2019

    Over the next fortnight, the group aims to shut down the heart of the UK's political system. Read more

  • Article: This Entire UK City Is Set to ‘Walk Out’ and Join Friday’s Global Climate Crisis Strike

    This Entire UK City Is Set to ‘Walk Out’ and Join Friday’s Global Climate Crisis Strike

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 18, 2019

    It’s being called the “first general strike since 1926.” Read more