All Articles on Extinction Rebellion

The sun goes down behind chimneys at a coal plant in Duisburg, Germany on June 28, 2019. (Photo: Marcel Kusch/dpa/picture alliance via Getty Images) News
Humanity on Track to Soon Hit 1.5ºC Paris Accord Limit as Atmospheric CO2 Nears Level Not Seen in 15 Million Years
"It's still not too late to avoid the worst effects of the #ClimateEmergency. But governments need to act NOW," tweeted Greenpeace.
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About 30 protesters gathered outside Royal Dutch Shell's headquarters in The Hague Tuesday to declare that the oil giant "must fall." News
'Shell Must Fall,' Climate Activists Declare at Oil Giant's Headquarters During Shareholders Meeting
"At shareholders meetings like this, money is the only priority—even if it is at the expense of integrity, people's lives, and the climate."
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The climate advocacy movement Extinction Rebellion on Monday filled up Trafalgar Square in London with more than 2,000 children's shoes. News
'One Crisis Doesn't Stop Because Another Starts': 2,000+ Kids' Shoes Form Climate/Covid Protest in London
"Many young people feel suffocated by fear of what is to come," says an Extinction Rebellion Youth activist, "and now with this pandemic maybe others will start to understand our fear for the future."
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An Italian Carabinieri officer, wearing a respiratory mask, stands guard at a road block on April 10, 2020 in Milan, Italy. News
Milan's Plan to Limit Cars After COVID-19 Lockdown Lauded as 'Excellent Example of #BuildBackBetter'
"Of course, we want to reopen the economy, but we think we should do it on a different basis from before."
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The "Zenith Five" in court Views
I Committed Civil Disobedience by Blocking Oil Trains in Portland, Oregon — and Won
A few weeks ago, I showed the world that I am not a criminal, despite having been arrested and charged with first-degree criminal trespass. In a five to one vote, a Multnomah County, Oregon, jury refused to convict me and four fellow activists in our historic trial for blocking tar sands oil trains...
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Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg News
'World Leaders Are Behaving Like Children,' Greta Thunberg Tells Thousands of Bristol Strikers in Call for Climate Action
"Basically, nothing is being done to halt this crisis despite all the beautiful words and promises from our elected officials."
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Landmark Win in 'Fight for Habitable Future' as Jury Refuses to Convict Climate Activists Who Presented Necessity Defense
"When citizens are told the truth about the climate crisis—which is the first of Extinction Rebellion's demands—they take appropriate and responsible action, as our jury did, and we thank them."
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Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg News
For Second Year Straight, Teen Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Without Thunberg and the Fridays for Future movement, "the climate issue would not have been on the agenda to such an extent as it is today."
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XR Madrid News
After Spain Declares Climate Emergency, Activists Demand 'Concrete and Immediate' Action
"Now it's time to see... if there will really be major changes that take us away from the catastrophic path we find ourselves on."
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Strike WEF News
Earth Defenders March on Davos as Global Financial Elite Targeted for Funding Climate Destruction
"The banks, insurers, and pension funds here at Davos are culpable for the climate emergency."
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