Rebel Rising South East: Regional Extinction Rebellion Gathering
Orbital (DJ) – Asian Dub Foundation Sound System – Caroline Lucas PM – Alice Russell Live – Peter Kyle MP – Mark Chadwick (Levellers) – Clare Farrell – Dub Pistols DJ + MUCH MORE!!
We have two Eventbrite pages, one for each day. Don’t forget to register!
CONNECT – BUILD – PLAN – CELEBRATE
The Rebel Rising South East is a weekend of inspiration, training, support and the chance for newcomers to meet the South East UK Extinction Rebellion community and for all of us to get more involved.
This major gathering is about getting ready for the London October Rebellion (7 October – book two weeks off if possible).
Day 1 (Saturday 14th September) offers inspirational workshops and talks, networking circles, Non violent direct action training and much more, a People’s Assembly, regenerative culture and self care, a families space, a safe space for LGBQTI and PoC, elders representation, great food and live music. Register for Saturday’s events here: http://tiny.cc/eventbriteRRSESat.
Day 2 (Sunday 15th) offers more live music than you can shake a stick at (including Asian Dub Foundation, Orbital, Alice Russell, the Dub Pistols and Mark Chadwick from the Levellers) a flamboyant XR march (think banners, flags, drummers, the Red Rebels Brigade, Bike Squad) as well as an address by Brighton Pavilion Green MP Caroline Lucas and further networking circles and training opportunities. That’s all happening at the Concorde 2 music venue and Sea Lanes.Register for Sunday’s events here: http://tiny.cc/eventbriteRRSESun.
VOLUNTEER TO HELP – Steward or Build crew ; we need lots of people to help make the day go smoothly for everyone – minimum 1 hour or more to fit around your existing commitments email firstname.lastname@example.org
THE DRAFT PROGRAM IS HERE! (work in progress – being updated all the time!)
Both days will give us the chance to develop ideas, tactics and skills, so we can all can play our part in the upcoming Extinction Rebellion International Rebellion, which comes to London and other cities around the world on October 7. Get details of the London actions here: https://actionnetwork.org/forms/international-rebellion-london?source=direct_link&
Born in 2018, XR is made up of ordinary people no longer prepared to sit by and watch the planet burn. Its rebels and campaigners are drawn from all ages and all walks of life.
Every voice on every action counts;
Whether you’re a seasoned campaigner or completely new to XR, Rebel Rising South East is a welcoming, family-friendly place that can help you find your place within this evolving movement. You can be a part of this joyful, life-changing campaign, be it as a cyclist, steward, wellbeing expert, press officer, cook, knitter or painter, photographer, film-maker – or if you just want your voice to be heard.
Bring your family and friends along and join this most important of campaigns.
We all have a role to play.
• Day 1 (Saturday, 14th): http://tiny.cc/eventbriteRRSESat.
• Day 2 (Sunday, 15th): http://tiny.cc/eventbriteRRSESun.