More than 6,000 people have occupied five bridges in central London to raise the alarm on the climate and ecological crisis – and to put pressure on the Government to come clean on the fact that there is a climate emergency. More than 3000 people planted trees in Parliament Square tonight.
London, UK: State prosecuters tried to imprison Extinction Rebellion founder Roger Hallam earlier today, just one day before tomorrows mass action of civil obedience: Rebellion Day. Continue reading #London: State prosecution tried to imprison #ExtinctionRebellion cofounder the day before #RebellionDay
Although we don’t agree with everything in the piece below, we decided to republish it. It gives an idea how people from the broader movement think and how they debate. The many qoutes from corporate media are irritating and we want to stress that for us nonviolent action is one of many tactics. Not more, not less.
London, November 14, 2018: Climate Activists send message to UK Prime Minister by blocking access to the street in front of her office.
Call by Extinction Rebellion: With our dancing bodies we will shut the (Brazilian) embassy down until we have Bolsonaro on the line and listening to our resistance.
Call by Extinction Rebellion: We are in a period of abrupt climate breakdown. We have to start acting like the adults we are. We are children no longer.