Activists Target Powerful Lobbying Group

By Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams. -

Amid a wave of climate protests in Washington, D.C. this week, some campaigners scaled the U.S. Chamber of Commerce office to call out the nation's largest lobbying group for fueling climate [...]

Extinction Rebellion Activists Plan Two-Week ‘October Rebellion’

By Cheryl Chan, National Post. -

Climate protesters are planning a series of protests in Vancouver this month that includes occupying major intersections, bridges, and “shutting down” Vancouver International [...]

More Than 500 Arrested As Extinction Rebellion Protests Continue

Police have arrested more than than 500 people during Extinction Rebellion’s protests in London. The environmental group began their ‘Impossible Rebellion’ action on 23 August. The [...]

Extinction Rebellion Protests: Activists Strip, Glue, And Warn

By Sam Hancock, Tom Batchelor, And Eleanor Sly, The Independent. -

Activists at the Extinction Rebellion protest have now been freed from the plant pots, onto which they had glued themselves, only to be been placed immediately into handcuffs and taken to a [...]

Extinction Rebellion Take The Streets

Several thousand people gathered in Trafalgar Square on the 230th anniversary of the Haitian Revolution for the beginning of Extinction Rebellion’s two-week “Impossible Rebellion”, which is [...]

Extinction Rebellion Launch Plans For UK Rebellion

To coincide with the release of the 6th Assessment Report from the IPCC this morning, Extinction Rebellion UK has launched plans for 2 weeks of civil disobedience in London, beginning Monday 23 [...]

Scientists disrupt opening day of Shell-sponsored ‘Our Future Planet’

By Staff, Extinction Rebellion -

At 10:30 AM on Wednesday 19th May, a group of scientists from Extinction Rebellion locked themselves to a mechanical tree in the Science Museum, the centerpiece of the Shell sponsored Our Future [...]

Ditch Shell

By Scientists for Extinction Rebellion, The Ecologist. -

As a community of scientists working across many different disciplines, we are passionate about passing on the wonders of science to future generations. Many of us were inspired as children by [...]

Courts Can No Longer Protect Companies Over Climate Flak

By Margaret Heffernan, Financial Times. -

United Kingdom - Last month, six people stood trial in Southwark Crown Court, charged with causing criminal damage to Shell’s London headquarters on April 15, 2019. The trial received little [...]

Drivers Forced To Drive Around Extinction Rebellion Protesters

By Katie Bells, Wales Online. -

Swansea, Wales - Extinction Rebellion protesters across Swansea stopped traffic across the city after staging a sit down protest on busy roads. The 30 minute protest, took place on Swansea's [...]

Extinction Rebellion Activists Break Windows At Barclays’ London HQ

By Aditi Rane, The Independent. -

Police have arrested a group of environmental activists who smashed the windows of Barclays’ London headquarters on Wednesday to protest against the bank’s “continued investments in activities [...]

Extinction Rebellion Sprays Bank Of England With ‘Oil’

By Emily Atkinson, The Independent. -

City of London - Several people have been arrested as Extinction Rebellion’s ‘Fossil Fool’ protesters sprayed the Bank of England with fake oil to highlight the “societal collapse” the activist [...]

Extinction Rebellion Brought Love, Police Brought Rage

By Petrina Harley, Green Left. -

Extinction Rebellion WA (XR) hit the streets with a Festival of Love and Rage on November 28 with a message to the Western Australia Premier: act on the climate emergency like you dealt with the [...]

Capitalism Is Double-Billing Us

Here is a word that risks deterring you from reading on much further, even though it may hold the key to understanding why we are in such a terrible political, economic and social mess. That word [...]

Boat Blockade At Ineos Oil Refinery

By Jaime Shuttleworth, The Herald. -

Scotland - Climate activists have blocked the gates of the Ineos refinery at Grangemouth with boats in a protest against pollution. Extinction Rebellion Scotland claims Ineos is Scotland’s [...]