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XR: The Plan

What is XR's plan to save the day and does it make any sense?


XR: The dangers of apocalyptic organising

Crying wolf about a near-term global apocalypse makes for bad strategy, argues Gabriel Carlyle


Where XR and the climate movement need to go now

Extinction Rebellion's impact has been positive, but its current strategy is doomed to fail


Sea Tangle

Artwork by Sarah Gittins


The Green New Deal resolution

This is the full text of the ground-breaking climate justice proposal put forward in both houses of the US congress in February


US climate breakthrough

How young activists in the Sunrise movement turned the old idea of a Green New Deal into a powerful movement


Can we unite Leavers and Remainers?

How to have difficult conversations (about Brexit)


Israel is a terrorist state

UN Commission finds Israeli forces 'killed and gravely injured civilians who were neither participating directly in hostilities nor posing an imminent threat to life'


Stop your school funding carbon criminals

Students, parents, teachers and staff can all help break the hold that fossil fuel companies have on our governments and economies


‘Double your climate targets’

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg (16) who has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, delivered this speech to the European Commission on 21 February