#Extinction Rebellion

  • 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

    Oct. 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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'

    Oct. 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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

  • Feature: Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 13, 2019

    It's the perfect time to highlight the devastating environmental impact of the fashion industry. Read more

  • Article: 85% of British Adults Are Now Worried About Climate Change

    85% of British Adults Are Now Worried About Climate Change

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 22, 2019

    It's the highest number since pollsters starting asking the question in 2005. Read more

  • Article: Wales Gets Its First Permanent Electric Bus — With Dozens More On the Way

    Wales Gets Its First Permanent Electric Bus — With Dozens More On the Way

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 21, 2019

    The bus sets off on its route around Newport this week. Read more