Young people resume global climate strikes calling for urgent action

Greta Thunberg leads protests as Covid rules restrict numbers compared with last year School pupils, youth activists and communities around the world have turned out for a day of climate … Read More

Children urged to strike against lack of action on climate emergency

Schoolchildren to protest on Friday in first such action since coronavirus pandemic struckSchoolchildren around the world are being urged to go on strike to protest against a lack of action … Read More

UK move to classify Extinction Rebellion 'organised crime group' comes under fire

Letter signed by 150 public figures hits back at move to scapegoat protestersStephen Fry, Mark Rylance and a former Archbishop of Canterbury are among 150 public figures to hit back … Read More

Boris Johnson accuses Extinction Rebellion of trying to limit public access to news

National papers missing from some newsagents after protesters blockading Murdoch-owned print sitesThe prime minister, Boris Johnson, has accused Extinction Rebellion of seeking “to limit the public’s access to news” after … Read More

Greta Thunberg: don't dump climate crisis on children to fix

World political leaders must step up on the environment, activist tells Venice film festival showing of documentary about herThe Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has called for more action to be … Read More