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Climate Change

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Nuclear arms race and ‘limited political response’ to climate change shift Doomsday clock forward 20 seconds


African school strikers

The UK Student Climate Network is circulating an appeal from Fridays for Future Cameroon.

Roger Hallam, Common Sense for the 21st Century: only nonviolent rebellion can now stop climate breakdown and social collapse

Common Sense for the 21st Century, 2019; 80pp; £6


It is not just a bunch of flowers

An XR act of gratitude to Brixton police officers was painful and racist


Six million join two global strikes for the climate

‘We are not sinking, we are fighting’


Climate action continues

Aberystwyth strikers hold People's Assembly


Police ban on XR was illegal

Police abused powers over 500 times during October ‘rebellion’


XR Peace forms – 57 arrests in October

Hundreds of peace activists join October actions


Going fossil-free

East Sussex divestment campaigners to launch nonviolent action campaign



Some of the most influential professional engineering and science organisations (PESOs) in the UK have promoted fossil fuel and arms companies to schoolchildren – without discussing the ethical iss