14 August 2021
Extinction Rebellion is preparing to launch action against the City of London. Nick Clark investigates how the mysterious district finances climate catastrophe as part of its wider service to the bosses' system
29 July 2021
The Earth’s “vital signs” are getting worse because of an “unrelenting business as usual”.
20 July 2021
The verdict came at the end of a trial that revealed Tory home secretary Priti Patel interfered personally in how the protest was policed
14 July 2021
The state is pushing through repression of Extinction Rebellion (XR) climate activists.
12 July 2021
With many campaigns turning to militant direct action, Nick Clark argues that the tactic is more effective within a mass movement.
27 June 2021
The action was called to highlight the failure of the mainstream press to address the severity of the climate crisis
15 June 2021
Home secretary Priti Patel personally contacted the police as Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists blocked the production of right-wing newspapers last September.
08 June 2021
Thousands of flat owners and housing activists protested last Saturday across Britain over the cladding and fire safety scandal.
12 May 2021
The co-founder of Extinction Rebellion (XR) has been arrested for conspiracy to commit fraud and criminal damage on Tuesday.
11 May 2021
The Green Party gained more than 80 council seats in England and Wales.
03 May 2021
The protests were able to delay the distribution of newspapers including The Sun, The Daily Telegraph and The Daily Mail. The estimated cost of this delay was £1.2 million.
24 April 2021
Six Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists were acquitted of criminal damage charges in a landmark verdict at Southwark Crown Court
13 April 2021
The trial began on Monday of seven people, including two Extinction Rebellion co-founders, charged with £25,000 of criminal damage at Shell’s London headquarters.
11 April 2021
Extinction Rebellion targeted banks last week as part of a campaign against their funding for fossil fuels. Sam Ord looks at global banks’ climate failures
17 March 2021
MPs have taken another step towards making it much harder for people to protest in Britain.
14 March 2021
What happened on Clapham Common on Saturday evening will be repeated, but more often and with more brutality if a new bill goes through parliament.
15 February 2021
A Norwich Extinction Rebellion spokesperson said, “Alex is not a criminal. He is a young man terrified about his future."
08 February 2021
The government has chosen a former Labour MP turned Lord to lead an investigation into “extremism on the far left”.
18 January 2021
I write as a grandparent of two primary age grandchildren and as a retired teacher. I think there is a lot of pressure from the department for education on heads to try to force their staff to provide huge amounts of work for their pupils
12 January 2021
The people at the top are actively punishing those who draw attention to the scale of the emergency