All Articles on Extinction Rebellion

Buildings in New York will have to become greener and produce lower emissions under the city's new climate legislation. News
'A New Day in New York': City Council Passes Sweeping Climate Bill
"We are answering the call for bold action."
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Extinction Rebellion protesters in London. News
'The Time for Excuses Is Over': Extinction Rebellion Protests Shut Down European Cities
"One day I want to have kids. But I don't think I can. I don't see a future that's livable at the moment."
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‘Catastrophe afflicts people now and, unlike those in the rich world who can still afford to wallow in despair, they are forced to respond in practical ways.’ (Photo: Guillem Sartorio/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Only Rebellion Will Prevent an Ecological Apocalypse
No one is coming to save us. Mass civil disobedience is essential to force a political response
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'Everything Is at Stake': Global Extinction Rebellion Kicks Off Week of Civil Disobedience to Demand Climate Action
"It's time to declare a climate and ecological emergency. We are in the midst of the sixth mass extinction."
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 From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Greta Thunberg, they are what’s left of our fighting chance.(Photograph: UPI/Barcroft Images) Views
Glaciers and Arctic Ice Are Vanishing. Time to Get Radical Before It's Too Late
No one should be annoyed when schoolkids start leaving class en masse or surprised that Green New Deal advocates call for dramatic overhaul of American society. We should be grateful.
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Climate change movements are putting increasing pressure on governments to take action and to rethink economic and social priorities. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Views
Will You Rise Up for Climate Justice Next Week? Don’t Let Fatalism and Cynicism Hold You Back
Extinction Rebellion claims that when just 3.5 % of the population demands change, governments will cave to the pressure
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Extinction Rebellion York members march through York demanding the council declare a climate emergency. (Photo: Golam Rabbani) Views
‘We’re Only Getting Started on our Climate Campaign’
Extinction Rebellion (XR) is a environmental direct action network that has been actively engaging in civil disobedience since October 2018
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Ahead of Key Vote, Belgians 'Occupy for Climate' to Demand Constitutional Amendment
"We are done asking nicely!" say campaigners as they call for a constitutional revision to allow a climate law to take effect
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Climate Crisis: Now Will the Older Generation Step Up?
To many who have worked on this for years, it is continually baffling that climate change is not seen as an emergency. To the young, it is a complete and utter disgrace
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Why Students of Color Are Stepping Up to Lead Climate Strikes
The youth-led movement builds on the momentum of the increasingly Black and Brown leadership behind the Green New Deal.
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