On Contact: Nonviolent Rebellion

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

Chris Hedges discusses resistance with Roger Hallam, co-founder of Extinction Rebellion and author of ‘Common Sense for the 21st Century: Only Nonviolent Rebellion Can Now Stop Climate Breakdown [...]

Extinction Rebellion Urges Government To Remember Children During COVID-19 Recovery

By Extinction Rebellion UK. -

In the early hours of this morning, Extinction Rebellion has covered London’s Trafalgar Square with nearly 2000 pairs of children’s shoes, with people holding a banner that reads ‘Covid today > [...]

Is XR America Going To ‘Make XR Great Again,’ Or Is It An XR EXIT?

By Cherri Foytlin, Acherrifoytlinblog.com -

Before that hot, muggy, South Louisiana summer of 2016, I had considered myself more of a witness to the climate movement than affected community. I mean sure, Louisiana loses a football field of [...]

Extinction Rebellion Protesters Tie Themselves To Gigantic Oil Rig In Marlborough Sounds

By Staff, Newshub.co.nz -

Extinction Rebellion protesters have tied themselves to a huge oil rig in the Marlborough Sounds to protest deep-sea oil drilling. Two members of the climate activism group boarded the 100-metre [...]

Oregon Jury Refuses To Convict Extinction Rebellion Activists Of Protest Charges

By Lauren Regan, CLDC.org. -

Portland, OR — CLDC attorneys Lauren Regan and Cooper Brinson, joined by co-counsel and Portland attorney Kenneth Kreuscher, are pleased that a Portland jury was unable to find their clients, a [...]

Extinction Rebellion Tots Take Down BP

By Jess Glass, The Ecologist. -

London - Children and families have held a die-in at the Science Museum in an Extinction Rebellion protest against air pollution. Protesters, including children as young as two, staged the [...]

Extinction Rebellion Demonstrates Love For The Planet On Valentine’s Day

By Extinction Rebellion Western North Carolina, Popular Resistance. -

Asheville, NC -- Local climate activists in a North Carolina mountain town marked their Valentine holiday this year by risking arrest in front of a US government climate agency. With more than [...]

CLDC Seeks To Assert Climate Necessity Defense In Response To Extinction Rebellion Portland Protest Charges

By Lauren Regan, Cldc.org -

Portland, OR — Yesterday CLDC attorneys, joined by co-counsel and Portland attorney Kenneth Kreuscher, filed a brief in the Multnomah County Circuit Court on behalf of our clients, a group of [...]

Hunger Strikers Miss Thanksgiving While Climate Polluters And Corrupt Politicians Feast

By Nick Brana, Extinction Rebellion -

The global hunger strike has worked in many parts of the world. Sweden’s Minister of the Environment agreed to meet with Swedish hunger strikers. In the UK, politicians from a range of parties [...]

Hunger Strike Continues In Pelosi’s Office By Extinction Rebellion

By Extinction Rebellion, Popular Resistance -

Hunger strikers with Extinction Rebellion will occupy Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s office for the third day in a row today (November 20) as part of a Global Hunger Strike taking place in [...]

Extinction Rebellion Members Blockade Private Jet Terminal Used By Wealthy Elites In Geneva

By Jon Queally, Commondreams.org -

"We want to denounce this completely absurd means of transport since a private jet emits twenty times more CO2 per passenger than a conventional airplane." Targeting ultra-wealthy passengers and [...]

Love And Rage In Extinction Rebellion

By Greg Frey, Opendemocracy.net -

It took less than three hours for the police to cut the bike lock from around my neck and drag me away from the only structure left standing on Westminster Bridge - the base of a 16-meter [...]

Intersectional Strategies For Rebellion

By Payal Parekh and Asad Rehman, Theecologist.org -

Extinction Rebellion (XR) has achieved an amazing feat. Its multiple and large-scale actions have pushed the climate crisis to the fore and pressured decision makers to take drastic action to [...]

UK High Court: Ban On Extinction Rebellion Protests Illegal

By Zoe Blackler, Rebellion.earth -

The High Court today ruled that the Metropolitan Police’s blanket ban on Extinction Rebellion protest during the October Rebellion was unlawful, in a landmark judgment that reasserts the [...]

The Flawed Social Science Behind Extinction Rebellion’s Change Strategy

By Nafeez Ahmed, Medium.com -

We face a planetary emergency. It is, simultaneously, a national emergency — not just for the UK, where I write this from, but for every country in the world. This emergency has been a core [...]

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