Extinction Rebellion

Johnson appoints ex-Labour MP to probe ‘far-left infiltration’ of BLM and XR
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Johnson appoints ex-Labour MP to probe ‘far-left infiltration’ of BLM and XR

John Woodcock to investigate ‘progressive extremism’ that ministers fear is fuelling violence at political protests
8 Feb 2021
Instant Opinion: ‘remember bad behaviour’ after Covid-19
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Instant Opinion: ‘remember bad behaviour’ after Covid-19

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 14 September
14 Sep 2020
Wild mouse passes out after eating cannabis plant
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Wild mouse passes out after eating cannabis plant

And other stories from the stranger side of life
11 Sep 2020
Debate: should XR be classed as ‘criminal gang’?
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Debate: should XR be classed as ‘criminal gang’?

Home secretary proposes reclassification that could see XR activists facing jail terms of up to five years
7 Sep 2020
Police struggle with rise in ‘confrontational protests’
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Police struggle with rise in ‘confrontational protests’

Reform needed to combat rise of disruptive demonstrations, report says
29 Jul 2020
How Extinction Rebellion got ‘extremist ideology’ label
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How Extinction Rebellion got ‘extremist ideology’ label

Counterterrorism police sent out report about potential national security threat posed by the environmental group
7 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: Iran crisis ‘shows West no longer exists’
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Instant Opinion: Iran crisis ‘shows West no longer exists’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 13 January
13 Jan 2020

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Instant Opinion: Leavers’ last chance to achieve Brexit
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Instant Opinion: Leavers’ last chance to achieve Brexit

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 18 October
17 Oct 2019
Extinction Rebellion: police ban protests from London
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Extinction Rebellion: police ban protests from London

Officers clear Trafalgar Square after imposing city-wide ban last night
15 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Labour is the party with a woman problem
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Instant Opinion: Labour is the party with a woman problem

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 14 October
14 Oct 2019
Instant Opinion: Don’t mention the war
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Instant Opinion: Don’t mention the war

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 10 October
10 Oct 2019
A history of civil disobedience
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A history of civil disobedience

Extinction Rebellion’s central London blockade is latest in long history of protests aimed at changing the world
8 Oct 2019
Extinction Rebellion: arrests ahead of fresh protests
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Extinction Rebellion: arrests ahead of fresh protests

Police raid London building after shifting to more proactive strategy
7 Oct 2019
What is Extinction Rebellion and what does it want?
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What is Extinction Rebellion and what does it want?

Environmental group is back in the spotlight after its Whitehall fake blood stunt
4 Oct 2019
What is eco-fascism?
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What is eco-fascism?

The disturbing ideology pairing environmentalism and nationalism
3 Oct 2019
Heathrow braces for climate protest
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Heathrow braces for climate protest

Two environment campaigners arrested for planning to fly drones into airport exclusion zone
13 Sep 2019
Disruption as Extinction Rebellion launches summer uprising
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Disruption as Extinction Rebellion launches summer uprising

Environmental activists call on authorities to act as they block traffic in five UK cities
16 Jul 2019
Citizens’ assembly to tackle climate emergency
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Citizens’ assembly to tackle climate emergency

MPs agree to Extinction Rebellion demand as environmental campaigners say decisions must be binding
21 Jun 2019
Climate change could end human race, say majority of Brits
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Climate change could end human race, say majority of Brits

Poll follows high-profile protests by activists which thrust global warming onto the political agenda
2 May 2019
Gove promises tougher action on climate change
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Gove promises tougher action on climate change

Environment secretary says teen activist made him feel ‘sense of guilt’ for inaction of older generations
24 Apr 2019
Front pages: Extinction Rebellion and the Brexit Party surge
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Front pages: Extinction Rebellion and the Brexit Party surge

A round up of the headlines from UK newspapers on 18 April
18 Apr 2019
Extinction Rebellion protesters block roads
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Extinction Rebellion protesters block roads

Climate change activists say they will escalate actions in coming days
16 Apr 2019