Brian Larkin is a Coordinator of Edinburgh Peace & Justice Center and Media Coordinator for XR Peace, the coalition of peace groups that aims to address the links between war, militarism and the climate crisis. He was arrested blocking the entrance to BAE Systems, on the steps of the MOD and at the Supreme Court after police banned XR protests in London in October.
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Friday, December 27, 2019
Extinction Rebellion: A Flock of Starlings and a Plane Tree
One day in October four of us, all grandparents blocked the road around Trafalgar Square as part of Extinction Rebellion. Here’s why I was there. I am a seasoned activist. But I initially held back on getting involved with Extinction Rebellion, doubting whether the demand for net zero by 2025 was...