All Articles on Extinction Rebellion

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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Activists for climate action rallied News
Tens of Thousands Join 'Sack ScoMo' Protests Against Government Climate Inaction as Bushfires Rage Across Australia
" These fires, heatwaves, and droughts are not just unprecedented—they're the direct result of decades of climate destruction at the hands of fossil fuel loving politicians."
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Gandhi said we must become the change we want to see. (Photo: Brian Larkin) Views
Extinction Rebellion: A Flock of Starlings and a Plane Tree
The collective impact of human activity is already, and at an ever increasing pace, destroying life on earth.
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Striking university lecturers in the UK hold a poster in solidarity with students in Lahore, Pakistan, demonstrating for the right to form student unions. (Photo: Courtesy of Catherine Rottenberg/Al Jazeera) Views
To Survive Crushing Neoliberalism, the World Needs Intersectional Solidarity
From London to Beirut to Santiago and New Delhi, protesters need to build solidarity networks.
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XR protester arrested News
'The Law Is on Our Side': Extinction Rebellion Celebrates Dropped Charges Against 105 Climate Activists
Ultimately, the environmental movement expects the cases of over 1,000 activists arrested in London last month will be discontinued.
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