Young XR and Plan B activist lost in action in Ghana

Email: info@planb.earthPhone: 07795 316164Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ElormJustice #WeAreWitness #LawAsResistance A young climate and anti-colonial activist, Elorm Dade, aged 23 has been killed on the road in Accra, Ghana. Elorm was hit by a lorry while on a bicycle on 24 October and died at the scene. Given the context, friends and family…

‘Greenwash greed kills’: Extinction Rebellion marches through Glasgow

Email: xrscotlandpress@gmail.comPhone: +44(0)7526684774Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ExtinctionRebellion #RebelforLife Thousands of protesters will march through Glasgow on Wednesday, 3 November to confront the threat of greenwashing. They will accuse COP26 sponsors of covering up their destructive habits with this PR trick while corrupting climate negotiations and endangering life on Earth. Extinction Rebellion, other environmental…

Newsletter November 2021

XR UK Newsletter November 2021 COP26 Time to Act 120 world leaders and 2,000 delegates have assembled for the 13-day UN-sponsored event in Glasgow. They will dine on a largely plant-based Scottish diet but accommodation may be hard to find. There are reports that some flats are being let for…

COP failure is a crime against humanity. The media must hold world leaders to account

Email: press@extinctionrebellion.ukPhone:+447986671716 / +447561098449Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ExtinctionRebellion #RebelforLife UN analysis suggests COP26 has already failed in its primary goal of limiting global temperature increases to 1.5˚C In Glasgow, Extinction Rebellion will send the message that world leaders are guilty of crimes against humanity  Extinction Rebellion groups from around the world to take action…

Be Impossible, Demand the Realistic: Statement on Insulate Britain from XR UK

In the face of the climate and ecological emergency happening now, XR recognises the need for disruptive actions that highlight the severity of the crisis. Insulate Britain is playing a vital role in shifting the Overton Window around public awareness and urgent government action.  The recent injunction which covers the…

Tufton 3 Trial Verdict: Guilty of criminal damage

Email: press@extinctionrebellion.ukPhone: +44 7918 165046 Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ExtinctionRebellion #Tufton3 The Tufton Street 3 have been found guilty of criminal damage during an action outside the home of climate deniers The Global Warming Policy Foundation (now renamed Net Zero Watch). Clare Farrell, Jessica Townsend and Rupert Read spray-chalked the word “Lies” onto the…

PEOPLE WANT CHANGE: Extinction Rebellion trespass on ExxonMobil Oil Refinery and demand an end to news fossil fuel investments

Email: press@extinctionrebellion.ukPhone: +447561 098449Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#ExtinctionRebellion #PeopleWantChange BREAKING: Extinction Rebellion have broken into ExxonMobil’s Fawley Oil terminal in Hampshire this morning, just three days before the COP26 Climate Summit, to demand that the Government stops all new fossil fuel investments immediately. Around 15…

Episode 22: Lies Lies Lies. The rise of climate contrarianism with Richard Black

Listen to the Extinction Rebellion Podcast anytime, anywhere: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Podomatic New episode of the Extinction Rebellion Podcast on climate denialist think-tank Global Warming Policy Foundation Did you catch the BBC drama The Trick? If not, it is still on BBC iplayer (for those based in the UK only sadly –…

Top Writers Come Out In Support of Tufton Three

A group of high-profile writers and veteran green campaigners have come out in support of the Tufton Three by making videos to wish the three well in their court case on Thursday 28th October as part of the campaign Denial on Trial. A compilation video of the statements will be…

Letter from James Brown

Hi all, First of all I want to thank you for all of your loving support whether through birthday cards, emails, in person support outside the prison or the hard work that many are doing in the background. Before I say any more as well I want to stress that…

Newsletter October 2021

In the recent Chatham House Climate Change Risk Assessment report, the bare facts were laid out: “If emissions follow the trajectory set by current nationally determined contributions (NDCs), there is a less than five percent chance of keeping temperatures well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels, and less than one percent…

5th October Statement

Extinction Rebellion has a strict policy of letting ambulances through our nonviolent protests. This is a matter of public record. Our policy is designed into every XR action, and we move aside for flashing lights and sirens – ambulances, fire engines, paramedics. Comments made yesterday by Roger Hallam were made…

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