XR York rebel Emma Peute explains why members of XR York took part in the #FreeTheTruth protest and why we need to support their brave action.
Tag Archives: climate emergency
Ecofascism, Coronavirus, Capitalism: The destruction of life
XR York Co-ordinator Merry Dickinson explores the complex relationship between COVID-19 and the climate emergency.
Climate Learning Week
At the start of the UK’s Climate Learning Week, XR York activist and university lecturer Catherine Love discusses the importance of education to the fight for climate action.
Famine, Fire and Floods
Following XR York’s Fire and Floods Solidarity Vigil to show support for those affected by the disasters unfolding in Jakarta, Australia and Zambia, XR York and prolific activist Richard Lane explains the significance of the events and introduces the concept of ‘disaster fatigue’.
Just Do What You Can
Media Co-ordinator Laura Cox explains why positive change must come from positive conversations, avoiding narratives of guilt.
Rebel Uprising Borth
Joanna Stevens, activist, artist, and member of Bristol XR, gives her perspective on the recent Rebel Uprising in Borth, North Wales.
Northern Rebellion: Celebrating Climate Activism In Manchester
Catherine Love, freelance arts journalist, shares her thoughts after spending a weekend at the Northern Rebellion.
The Wind In Their Sails – XR And Young People
Cath Heinemeyer discusses the need to get young people on board to drive the climate movement
Friends of the Earth: The Most Powerful Thing We Can Do To Solve The Climate Emergency
At Friends of the Earth, we’re calling on the UK government to urgently adopt a Climate Action Plan to rapidly cut greenhouse gas emissions and build a greener and fairer society for everyone.
Demand A Future – A Perspective by Eve Branston, Co-Ordinator of York’s Pagan Group
Eve Branston, coordinator of York’s Kith of the Earthen Star Pagan Group, shares her take on XRYork’s recent Demand A Future event.