Join the Global Climate Strike

Over a year has passed since Greta Thunberg began striking from school for the lack of governmental action on the climate crisis. In that time, different groups have mobilised 1.6 million students across the world to strike for the same cause. #FridaysForFutures has become a globally active movement, bringing a powerful youth energy to the struggle for climate justice. Governments across the world have passed climate emergencies – maybe even new climate policies – but not the policies we need.  On the 20th September 2019, the Global Climate Strike is set to be the biggest climate mobilisation in history, calling…

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A Movement of Movements for the October Rebellion

Queries and Contact: alliance@rebellion.earth Memorandum of Understanding for interested groups Extinction Rebellion has introduced a Movement of Movements strategy as a crucial part of the International Rebellion in October and beyond. This approach will see a range of groups – often putting aside their differences – to take to the streets together in a unified call for immediate action on the climate and ecological emergency. The initiative aims to include a wide range of groups from across society – doctors, farmers, animal justice activists, academics, faith communities, as well as international solidarity, peace, women’s, youth, elders, and…

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Extinction Rebellion meet with the BBC

Good news! Begun in December 2018 XR’s actions calling on the BBC to “Tell the Truth” about the climate crisis have achieved an initial positive outcome. In July 2019 Sir Tony Hall (Director General of the BBC) met with XR’s Jon, Gail, Donnachadh, Daze and Ronan. Jon remarked, “… I feel very encouraged by this first meeting, I hope there will be many more meetings to come in the future.” Gail continued, “There’s more to come from the BBC and I feel really welcome to be in a dialogue with them to do more.” Stay tuned rebels, we’ll keep you…

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Episode 5 – Regenerative Culture, Joanna Macy

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW In this episode, the Extinction Rebellion Podcast explores regenerative culture. What is it, and how can it be of use to rebels worldwide? Joanna Macy, PhD is a teacher and writer on issues of environmental justice, Deep Ecology, and Buddhist practice, as well as the root teacher of the Work that Reconnects. An anthology on the impact of her work around the world will appear in April under the title A Wild Love for the World: Joanna Macy and the Work of our Time. You…

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Saul Williams ‘I have kids… we have to find a way to shift the paradigm’

Saul continued, “We have to find a way to shift the center, to shift the paradigm, and to shift the focus of corporations, governments… into realizing the climate ecological emergency that we face. So how do we do that? One way of doing that is by being in the streets, by making our voices heard.

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