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Millions join worldwide protests to save planet

Millions join worldwide protests to save planet The global climate strike saw some 5,800 actions across 161 countries—and shows the mood to fight back

After historic day on 20 September - build a bigger climate movement

After historic day on 20 September - build a bigger climate movement Friday 20 September 2019 will go down in history as a key date in the fight against climate catastrophe.

Biggest climate rebellion so far hits Britain as part of global revolt

Biggest climate rebellion so far hits Britain as part of global revolt Hundreds of thousands of people, led by school students, took part in protests across Britain on Friday calling for action to tackle climate change and the system that causes it.

20 September global climate strikes—as they happen

20 September global climate strikes—as they happen Workers and students are taking action against catastrophic climate change today. We're reporting on all the protests and rallies across Britain and internationally. Come back often for regular updates.

School strikers keep up defiant protests to demand climate action

School strikers keep up defiant protests to demand climate action Cries of “No more fossil fuels” echoed through Whitehall in London on Friday as hundreds of teenagers marched for climate justice.

‘We should strike to save the planet,’ say trade unionists

‘We should strike to save the planet,’ say trade unionists After the inspiring school student strikes over climate catastrophe, activists in workplaces are fighting to get action off the ground this September. Sadie Robinson spoke to some of them

College strikes for pay and education

06 June 2019
Strikers at New City College in east London are standing up for their students as well as their own rights

China 1989 - workers in revolt

27 May 2019
Thirty years ago demonstrators stood up to tanks in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. Sadie Robinson looks at what the mass revolt of students and workers was all about

School climate strikers prepare for a global wave of action

21 May 2019
A huge climate strike was set to sweep across the world this week as part of the latest Fridays for Future school student walkouts.

A campaigning victory in Cambridge

07 May 2019
The decision to end academic Noah Carl’s research fellowship is a victory for campaigning.

The Sats don’t work - they just make things worse

30 April 2019
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said his party will scrap the hated Sats school tests. Sadie Robinson spoke to people about why they should go now

London college strikers say, ‘You have to stand up and fight’

30 April 2019
Workers at two London colleges are holding three-day strikes this week in a battle over pay and conditions.

Militant mass action can change the system

16 April 2019
The Extinction Rebellion (XR) revolt this week is inspiring. Crucially, like the school students’ climate strikes, it has seen a move from words to action.

College lecturers across Scotland and in England strike over pay

19 March 2019
College lecturers across Scotland and in nine colleges in England were set to strike over pay and conditions this week.

School strikes—a climate of hope

19 March 2019
After a reported 1.5 million people join school strikes over climate change, Sarah Bates reports from the walkout in London—and looks at where the movement could go next

As politicians refuse to act - activists stay on the streets and demand climate justice

05 March 2019
With just days to go until global strikes on 15 March, climate change activists show no sign of slowing down their protests.

Saving the planet means dumping the rich

19 February 2019
The last few months has seen an explosion of inspiring struggle to fight climate change.

Debates on fighting racism on campus at student Stand Up To Racism conference

17 February 2019
A call to confront racism and the far right on campuses went out from the student Stand Up To Racism conference

Thousands of students strike across Britain to demand action on climate change

15 February 2019
From Glasgow to Exeter thousands of students walked out of school for climate justice. 

Students organise to kick the racists off campuses

15 January 2019
Students and lecturers at three universities are organising to drive racism and bigotry off their campuses.

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