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Extinction Rebellion protest enters third day after nearly 600 arrested as activists defy police warnings

Extinction Rebellion's protest has entered its third day after police warned those demonstrating in central London that they "must" go to Trafalgar S...

Extinction Rebellion protest enters third day after nearly 600 arrested as activists defy police warnings

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Extinction Rebellion activists defy London-wide protest ban Actions continue after Met police orders end to protests across the capitalExtinction Rebellion protests are continuing in London despite police orde...
11:00, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested at Bank of England protest Dozens detained on ‘day of disruption’ targeting City firms profiting from climate crisisDozens of protesters, including a 77-year-old rabbi, have be...
18:00, 2019-10-14

London police arrest activists ahead of Extinction Rebellion protest Officers raid building used by climate crisis activists to store items for Westminster rallyPolice have taken pre-emptive action against environmenta...
17:04, 2019-10-05

Police say Extinction Rebellion Heathrow drone protest activists could face life in jail Police have issued their strongest warning yet to Extinction Rebellion activists, saying they could face life in jail ahead of a potential drone prot...
19:04, 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: More than 600 activists arrested as police dismantle makeshifts camps erected outside of Trafalgar Square Police are dismantling hundreds of tents and gazebos belonging to Extinction Rebellion protesters which have been erected outside of the designated s...
17:52, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion Lewisham protest: Climate change activists block off major roads in south London in rush-hour protest Extinction Rebellion protesters are causing rush-hour mayhem after blocking off major roads in south-east London in their latest campaign....
09:12, 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion activists stage protest at Bank of England ‘Day of disruption’ in City of London targets financial firms profiting from climate crisisExtinction Rebellion activists have blocked a major juncti...
08:52, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion: 10 arrested at Dover protest Video showed handful of protesters sitting and lying down in front of long line of cars on A20Ten people have been arrested during an Extinction Rebe...
17:56, 2019-09-21

Extinction Rebellion Dover protest: Climate activists glue themselves to A20 near busy port Extinction Rebellion protesters have glued themselves to a road near Dover as they seek to "blockade" the port....
15:24, 2019-09-21

Extinction Rebellion co-founder arrested at Heathrow protest Group said that Roger Hallam had been apprehended for the second time in three daysOne of Extinction Rebellion’s co-founders has been arrested for th...
20:32, 2019-09-14

Extinction Rebellion activists arrested after Brazilian Embassy daubed with paint Police arrested four Extinction Rebellion activists after the Brazilian Embassy was daubed with red paint in a protest over the rights of indigenous ...
13:52, 2019-08-13

Extinction Rebellion protests: Nearly 300 activists arrested during first day of disruption in central London Nearly 300 people have been arrested in London during mass protests by Extinction Rebellion which demand much more urgent action against climate chan...
22:28, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protests: Nearly 500 activists arrested during mass action across London Nearly 500 Extinction Rebellion activists have been arrested as part of the group's latest mass demonstration across London....
17:28, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion Dover protest: Huge tailbacks as climate activists glue themselves to A20 near busy port Holidaymakers have been caught in huge tailbacks at the Port of Dover after Extinction Rebellion protesters imposed a "blockade" amid a heavy police ...
16:08, 2019-09-21

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists march to Trafalgar Square in defiance of protest ban Extinction Rebellion protesters have marched to Trafalgar Square in defiance of a capital-wide protest ban....
22:36, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Climate change activists insist 'rebellion will continue' as Met Police order early end to demonstrations Climate change protesters have insisted the "international rebellion will continue" after police in London ordered them to stop their action or face ...
10:12, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Climate change activists insist 'rebellion will continue' as Met Police orders early end to demonstrations Climate change protesters have insisted the "international rebellion will continue" after police in London ordered them to stop their action or face ...
11:16, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: Climate change activists insist 'rebellion will continue' as police order early end to London demonstrations Climate change protesters have insisted the "international rebellion will continue" after police in London ordered them to stop their action immediat...
08:32, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion protest news LIVE: Climate activists take to streets in London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Bristol and Leeds Extinction Rebellion activists are taking to the streets across five cities in the UK as part of a "summer uprising"....
10:40, 2019-07-15

Heathrow Airport drone protest: Five people arrested ahead of planned Extinction Rebellion action Five people have been arrested ahead of Friday's planned drone protest at Heathrow Airport....
19:08, 2019-09-12

Extinction Rebellion protests: Activists to gather in Trafalgar Square despite Met Police crack down Extinction Rebellion activists are to gather in Trafalgar Square despite their "autumn rebellion" climate change protests being banned in London....
07:56, 2019-10-16

Police attempt to clear Extinction Rebellion protest camps in London Arrests made under section 14 order as officers in Whitehall begin removing tentsPolice have begun attempting to clear Extinction Rebellion protest c...
20:48, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists set to take to streets again after police make more than 1,000 arrests Extinction Rebellion activists are set to take to the streets of London for a fifth day after the total number of people arrested in the capital reac...
08:12, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: Activists to gather in Trafalgar Square despite Met Police crack down Extinction Rebellion activists are to gather in Trafalgar Square despite their "autumn uprising" climate change protests being banned in London....
08:48, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion activists descend on Trafalgar Square in defiance of protest 'ban' Extinction Rebellion activists have descended on Trafalgar Square in defiance of a police "ban" on their "autumn uprising" protests in London....
14:36, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion activists block Blackwall Tunnel slip road in protest against new Thames tunnel Extinction Rebellion activists have blocked part of the Blackwall Tunnel in protest over the proposed Silvertown Tunnel....
10:56, 2019-08-09

Extinction Rebellion protests: Hundreds more police officers set to guard Queen from activists at state opening Hundreds of extra police from outside London were today being drafted into the capital to prevent Extinction Rebellion protesters blocking the Queen ...
13:56, 2019-10-08

Police take hard line on arrested Extinction Rebellion protesters Met assembles team of 30 officers to investigate disruption by activists Police say they may seek to get charges brought against 1,100 Extinction Reb...
20:12, 2019-05-24

Extinction Rebellion protest LIVE: Updates as activists prepare to 'shut down' London City Airport Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to begin a three-day "Hong Kong-style" occupation of London City Airport....
08:04, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion London protest: Activists reveal plans to 'shut down' capital from next week with biggest demonstration yet Extinction Rebellion has called on protesters to shut down central London from next week until the UK Government takes action on the climate and ecol...
12:20, 2019-10-04

Extinction Rebellion protests: Police arrest 10 environment activists ahead of planned disruption in central London Police have arrested 10 environment protesters ahead of planned demonstrations in central London....
18:36, 2019-10-05

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists to demonstrate in Trafalgar Square in defiance of police as more than 1,600 arrests confirmed Extinction Rebellion activists are to gather in Trafalgar Square this afternoon despite their "autumn uprising" climate change protests being banned ...
10:48, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Police arrest 800 activists as officers dismantle makeshifts camps erected outside of Trafalgar Square Police are dismantling hundreds of tents and gazebos belonging to Extinction Rebellion protesters which have been erected outside of the designated s...
20:44, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion City of London protests LIVE: Police evict activists from Trafalgar Square in major crackdown on Autumn Uprising The Met Police has ordered an early end to Extinction Rebellion's Autumn Uprising as arrests near 1,500 in London....
23:36, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion activists scale BBC HQ as Met Police chief Cressida Dick warns: 'This is no game' Protesters scaled the BBC's London HQ today as Scotland Yard chief Dame Cressida Dick warned environment activists bringing chaos to the capital: "Th...
15:44, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met wants to charge more than 1,100 activists Scotland Yard wants to charge more than 1,100 people who were arrested during last month's Extinction Rebellion protests, a senior office has said....
10:44, 2019-05-25

Extinction Rebellion day of protest kicks off Protesters around the world are calling on governments and businesses to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Organizers promised a display of civil...
02:52, 2019-10-07

Manchester Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to banks Barclays and HSBC targeted on final day of protests against fossil fuel investmentsEnvironmental protesters have glued themselves to banks in Manches...
19:40, 2019-09-02

'We're not crusties': Extinction Rebellion activists dismiss PM's jibe Boris Johnson’s description of XR protesters is met with anger and disgust at Whitehall campsiteBoris Johnson described protesters from Extinction Re...
16:28, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion activists dye river in Zurich green The main river in Zurich, Switzerland was dyed green this week by climate change activists....
14:48, 2019-09-11

Extinction Rebellion London activists glue themselves to DLR train Three Extinction Rebellion campaigners glued themselves to a train at London's Canary Wharf....
13:48, 2019-04-17

German Extinction Rebellion activists chain themselves to chancellery The campaigners have sent the keys to unlock them inside letters to 13 government ministries. The activists are asking Chancellor Angela Merkel to de...
15:24, 2019-06-11

Extinction Rebellion activists disrupt London Underground Police attend incidents at Shadwell, Stratford and Canning Town during morning rush hourActivists from Extinction Rebellion have targeted rail and un...
09:04, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion arrests near 1,300 after Billingsgate protest Activists say 28 people were arrested after trying to block access to London fish marketPolice have announced they have made almost 1,300 arrests of ...
14:32, 2019-10-12

Do or die: Extinction Rebellion's protest to end with fashion funeral ‘Die-in’ protesters demand industry takes climate crisis seriously while fashion council insists businesses are listeningNot long ago, high drama at ...
18:40, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion London protest: Arrests top 100 Extinction Rebellion campaigners enter their second day of blocking traffic in central London....
14:04, 2019-04-16

Extinction Rebellion activists target London fashion week Protesters to hold fashion funeral in demand for industry to take climate crisis seriouslyNot long ago, high drama at London fashion week meant a bat...
19:44, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion: Flight delayed as activists vow to 'shut down' airport Extinction Rebellion activists say they want to "shut down" London City Airport for three days....
14:00, 2019-10-10

‘Time is running out’: Extinction Rebellion activists on why they risked arrest We talk to some of the hundreds of XR protesters charged with public order offencesHundreds of people who were arrested for their part in the peacefu...
19:24, 2019-09-30

John McDonnell backs Extinction Rebellion activists during trial Shadow chancellor tells court protests led directly to MPs declaring climate emergencyThe trial of three activists from the environmental protest gro...
15:44, 2019-08-22

Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences Three protesters found guilty despite intervention of shadow chancellor in their supportThree activists from the environmental protest group Extincti...
16:56, 2019-08-22

Extinction Rebellion: Flight grounded as activists vow to 'shut down' airport Extinction Rebellion activists say they want to "shut down" London City Airport for three days....
13:24, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion plans Heathrow drone protest Extinction Rebellion says it will stage a 10-day demonstration unless expansion plans are cancelled....
16:08, 2019-05-31

Extinction Rebellion defies protest ban and targets Google ‘Nurse-in’ held outside company’s offices in protest at funding of climate deniersGuardian’s George Monbiot on why he got arrestedLawyers for Extinct...
19:32, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion 'stemmed from failed bus lane protest' One of the protest movement's founders says she was inspired after praying on a psychedelic retreat....
15:56, 2019-09-02

Extinction Rebellion to take over Manchester street in climate protest XR says 750 people will occupy Deansgate in protest at city’s climate crisis contradictionsHundreds of climate protesters plan to occupy one of Manch...
16:36, 2019-08-28

Extinction Rebellion postpone Heathrow drone protest Extinction Rebellion threatened to shut down the airport in a protest against its planned expansion....
11:00, 2019-06-17

Extinction Rebellion: Man climbs on top of plane in climate protest The Met Police calls the action "stupid and dangerous", as officers arrest 50 people at London airport....
18:28, 2019-10-10

Tory peer in dressing gown confronts Extinction Rebellion activists A slipper-shod Lord Fraser emerges from his Westminster home to berate climate campaignersA Tory peer has confronted Extinction Rebellion protesters ...
16:28, 2019-10-08

'Uncooperative crusties': Boris Johnson attacks Extinction Rebellion activists PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activi...
00:12, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Merkel's office. During a week of protests for new climate-prote...
15:48, 2019-10-05

Extinction Rebellion launches legal action against London protest ban Extinction Rebellion has launched legal action against the police over a ban on the climate activists' protests in London....
17:52, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion kick off weekend of protest with Dalston blockade Other events included mass bike ride through A10, Olympic park traffic blocks as well as talks and panels in London FieldsExtinction Rebellion have s...
18:16, 2019-07-13

Extinction Rebellion calls off 10-day drone protest at Heathrow Airport Extinction Rebellion has called off plans to shut down Heathrow Airport with a 10-day drone protest....
10:52, 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion blocks UK fracking site in climate protest Environmental activists demonstrate outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road siteExtinction Rebellion has blocked the entrance to the UK’s only active fr...
13:25, 2019-09-10

Extinction Rebellion founder cleared over King's College protest Jury finds Roger Hallam not guilty of causing damage after spray painting building’s wallThe founder of Extinction Rebellion has been cleared of caus...
19:00, 2019-05-09

Extinction Rebellion: Charges over climate change train protest A woman and two men are charged over the Extinction Rebellion protest at Canary Wharf in London....
09:48, 2019-04-18

Extinction Rebellion postpones Heathrow drone protest plan LONDON (AP) — The environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion has postponed a plan to shut down London’s Heathrow Airport with drones aft...
14:12, 2019-06-16

Hampshire farmers join Extinction Rebellion climate protest They want to highlight the fact they are one of the industries worst affected by climate change....
06:12, 2019-10-05

Extinction Rebellion lawyers apply for judicial review over protest ban Request for expedited hearing comes after Metropolitan police impose section 14 orderLawyers for Extinction Rebellion have filed an urgent applicatio...
13:08, 2019-10-16

Climate change activists defy police ban on London protests Climate change activists, including one of the founders of Extinction Rebellion, defied a police order to end protests on Tuesday after a week of dis...
15:28, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion: Johnson calls climate crisis activists 'uncooperative crusties' PM hits out at protesters for ‘littering’ London with ‘heaving hemp-smelling bivouacs’The prime minister has attacked the Extinction Rebellion activi...
08:40, 2019-10-08

Climate group Extinction Rebellion vows to fight London, U.K. protest ban "This is nature defending herself," said an XR co-founder, protesting one day after the ban was imposed. "I'm doing this for your children."...
17:40, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion set to challenge London-wide protest ban in High Court Extinction Rebellion will today launch a legal challenge against a London-wide protest ban....
04:32, 2019-10-24

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow until after summer Climate activism group Extinction Rebellion has postponed until later this year a plan to shut down Britain's Heathrow Airport using drones and publi...
14:00, 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested in London Hundreds of demonstrators set up camp across the UK, disrupting traffic and concrete production. The second day of a week long nationwide protest dem...
19:32, 2019-07-17

Extinction Rebellion: Activists block major roads in north London in latest stunt Extinction Rebellion activists have blocked major roads in north London in their latest stunt to bring awareness to climate change....
21:16, 2019-06-19

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists hold vigil outside News UK building Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion activists have gathered outside the News UK building in London to ask Rupert Murdoch to join them....
19:56, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption: Activists vow to target London Underground during morning rush Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists are today set to target the London Underground as they step up efforts to force the government to take stronger a...
05:28, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion protests: Hundreds of eco-activists clear roadblock to allow ambulance through central London Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion activists gathered in the City of London were forced to clear a road block to allow an ambulance to pass through the...
12:52, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists blockade BBC Broadcasting House on fifth day of demos Extinction Rebellion activists have blockaded BBC Broadcasting House in London as they begin a fifth day of protests in the capital....
10:32, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Nearly 500 arrests as climate change activists cause second day of chaos Nearly 500 people have been arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters cause a second day of disruption in London....
17:28, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion delays drone protest at Britain's Heathrow till after summer Climate activism group Extinction Rebellion has postponed to later this year a plan to use drones to shut down Britain's Heathrow Airport, saying it ...
10:52, 2019-06-16

Extinction Rebellion rush-hour protest sparks clash on London Underground Commuters clash with demonstrators over morning rush hour disruptionExtinction Rebellion activists have disrupted London’s public transport network d...
18:00, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion takes New York streets in climate change protest – in pictures A wave of disruptive protests in the city launched as part of a global week of action by the UK-based group Continue reading......
00:04, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: Updates as activists prepare for second day of disruption on London's streets Extinction Rebellion protesters are set to cause a second day of disruption as they prepare to continue to block roads at key sites across London....
08:12, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists lock themselves to caravan parked outside Millbank Tower Extinction Rebellion protesters have locked themselves to a caravan parked outside Millbank tower in central London....
14:52, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists bring Westminster to halt as thousands take to streets Extinction Rebellion protesters have brought Westminster to a halt as they demand the Government takes urgent action on climate change....
13:48, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Nearly 300 arrests in capital as activists fill streets around Westminster Nearly 300 people have been arrested in connection to Extinction Rebellion protests in London, as activists brought Westminster to a halt....
21:04, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: More than 200 arrests in capital as activists fill streets around Westminster More than 200 people have been arrested in connection to Extinction Rebellion protests in London, as activists brought Westminster to a halt....
18:40, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 30,000 climate change activists set to descend on capital in second day of disruption Extinction Rebellion protesters are set to cause a second day of disruption as they prepare to continue to block roads at key sites across London....
09:36, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists blockade Billingsgate Fish Market on day six of demonstrations Extinction Rebellion activists have blockaded Billingsgate fish market on day six of the protests....
09:52, 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion news latest: 21 arrests made in London as two-week protest begins Twenty-one people have been arrested in London this morning as police officers clash with Extinction Rebellion protesters trying to bring the city to...
11:08, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters spray Treasury building with red paint in climate change protest Extinction Rebellion says it has used a fire engine to spray 1,800 litres of "fake blood" over the Treasury building in Westminster....
12:08, 2019-10-03

Extinction Rebellion news latest: 135 arrests made in London as two-week protest begins Police have made 135 arrests in London today as police officers clash with Extinction Rebellion protesters trying to bring the city to a standstill....
14:28, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion activist tearful as she hears protest stopped man from reaching dying father A climate activist fought back tears as she apologised to a man who was unable to reach his dying dad's bedside due to a demonstration blocking the r...
00:36, 2019-07-19

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 21 arrests confirmed as hundreds of activists march on Downing Street Extinction Rebellion protesters this morning began two weeks of planned major disruption in London....
12:48, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: BBC Broadcasting House blockaded as activists glue hands to building Extinction Rebellion activists have blockaded BBC Broadcasting House in London as they begin a fifth day of protests in the capital....
15:12, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: More than 1,000 arrests as activists continue action and descend on London City Airport Extinction Rebellion activists have continued their action in the capital with more than 1,000 now arrested....
18:40, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: More than 500 arrests as climate change activists continue mass action More than 500 people have been arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters cause a second day of disruption in London....
19:40, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion: elderly protesters arrested and charged in Tasmania Four people, all aged 77, among nine protesters arrested and charged at Launceston protestFour Tasmanians aged in their late 70s are among a swag of ...
02:12, 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested at London City airport Latest protest is against the impact of flying and government’s support of airport expansionDozens of Extinction Rebellion protesters have staged a s...
11:04, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion protests: More than 600 arrested during climate demonstrations across London More than 600 activists from Extinction Rebellion have been arrested during the group's mass demonstration in London....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Heathrow Airport passengers told to travel as normal despite planned drone protest from Extinction Rebellion Police have told Heathrow passengers to travel as normal on Friday despite a planned climate change protest which aims to shut down the airport with ...
22:20, 2019-09-11

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Tens of thousands of climate change activists set to bring capital to standstill Extinction Rebellion activists will begin two weeks of planned major disruption in London today after hosting an "opening ceremony" on Sunday evening...
08:56, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protests: Activists hold faux funeral procession as arrests top total from April mass action Extinction Rebellion held a faux funeral procession through Oxford Street as the arrest figure for its latest action topped the number from mass prot...
18:12, 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Tens of thousands of climate change activists vow to bring capital to standstill Extinction Rebellion protesters this morning began two weeks of planned major disruption in London....
10:24, 2019-10-07

Dozens arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade Melbourne bridge The climate protesters had promised to shut down the Princes Bridge near Flinders Street station from middayClimate protesters have blockaded a bridg...
07:48, 2019-09-14

Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested after gluing themselves to pink bathtub on motorway Extinction Rebellion protesters caused traffic chaos in Bristol today after gluing themselves to a pink bathtub on a busy motorway junction....
17:52, 2019-07-17

Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam arrested again after trying to fly drone at Heathrow An Extinction Rebellion co-founder has been arrested for the second time in three days after trying to fly a drone near Heathrow Airport, the group s...
19:04, 2019-09-14

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists block junction in Oxford Circus ahead of march planned in Westminster Extinction Rebellion activists have blocked a junction at Oxford Circus, blocking traffic from passing....
11:24, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists descend on Liverpool Street after blocking entrance at BBC Broadcasting House blockaded Extinction Rebellion activists spread across London despite police insisting they stay in Trafalgar Square or face arrest....
19:12, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protests cost Met police £37m so far Figure more than double that spent each year on trying to reduce violent crime in LondonProtests by Extinction Rebellion have cost the Metropolitan p...
17:08, 2019-10-22

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 21 arrests confirmed as tens of thousands of climate change activists vow to bring capital to standstill Extinction Rebellion protesters this morning began two weeks of planned major disruption in London....
11:45, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion resilient after police ban London protests Climate group Extinction Rebellion has condemned a ban on protests in London, but says action will go on. The prohibition, after a week of action, ca...
12:16, 2019-10-15

Specialist police assigned to Extinction Rebellion rallies Scotland Yard plans ‘proactive and swift’ counter-action as forces send extra officers to London for October protestSpecialist police teams will be h...
19:12, 2019-10-02

Belgian police arrest up to 300 Extinction Rebellion protesters Belgian police on Saturday arrested up to 300 Extinction Rebellion protesters in Brussels after water cannon and pepper spray failed to disperse them...
22:20, 2019-10-12

Police seek tougher powers against Extinction Rebellion Strengthening public order laws could be ‘shocking assault on right to protest’, warn civil rights lawyersLetter: Extinction Rebellion’s right to pro...
08:20, 2019-10-19

Dutch police detain 130 Extinction Rebellion protesters Dutch police on Saturday said they had detained 130 protesters with environmental group Extinction Rebellion who blocked locations in downtown Amster...
14:08, 2019-10-12

Specialist police assigned Extinction Rebellion rallies Scotland Yard plans ‘proactive and swift’ counter-action as forces send extra officers to London for October protestSpecialist police teams will be h...
18:48, 2019-10-02

Heathrow third runway activists arrested before drone protest At least five arrested day before planned action to disrupt flights in and out of airportAt least five activists from a group planning to use drones ...
18:08, 2019-09-12

Extinction Rebellion: Lawyer representing 300 protesters says prosecuting activists 'beggars belief' A lawyer representing hundreds of Extinction Rebellion protesters said it "beggars belief" so many of them are being prosecuted....
23:52, 2019-07-11

Extinction Rebellion activists plan to use drones for 10-day Heathrow Airport 'shutdown' this summer Extinction Rebellion activists are planning to "shut down" Heathrow Airport for 10 days this summer by flying drones near the airfield....
01:56, 2019-05-31

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists blockade Billingsgate Fish Market on day six of protests Extinction Rebellion activists have blockaded Billingsgate fish market on day six of the protests....
09:36, 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: Activists to cause 'maximum disruption' in City of London Environment activists are set to target the City of London as their protests enter a second week....
08:24, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion protesters in Dover could face arrest, police say No Food on a Dying Planet action at Kent port is expected to be mirrored across the Channel by other XR groupsClimate change activists from Extinctio...
14:52, 2019-09-21

Police start clearing Extinction Rebellion from Trafalgar Square London-wide Dozens of protesters, including a 77-year-old rabbi, have been arrested while blocking traffic in London’s financial district, as Extinct...
01:12, 2019-10-15

Police call for tougher sentences to deter Extinction Rebellion Met says it is working with CPS on more than 900 cases from environmental protestsPolice have accused Extinction Rebellion of causing “high level” di...
19:32, 2019-07-18

Extinction Rebellion: Russia questions arrests of activists as it says protests are 'cornerstone of democratic society' The Russian Embassy in London has questioned the arrests of Extinction Rebellion activists....
20:44, 2019-10-09

Nearly 100 Activists Arrested During ICE Protest That Shut down NYC's West Side Highway Nearly 100 people were arrested after anti-Immigration and Customs Enforcement protesters temporarily shut down a section of New York City’s West Sid...
21:04, 2019-08-11

Extinction Rebellion City of London protests LIVE: Activists target financial hub in bid to cause 'maximum disruption' Environment activists are targeting the City of London as their protests enter a second week....
09:12, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption LIVE: Updates as violent clashes break out between activists and commuters during Tube protests Protesters are disrupting the transport network during morning rush hour Commuters seen physically dragging protestors from the roof of the train Inc...
09:36, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion City of London protests LIVE: Activists cause 'maximum disruption' as they target financial hub Environment activists caused mayhem in the City of London this morning as they blocked roads and brought traffic to a standstill at the start of a se...
10:56, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Activists 'to allow Royal Parks half marathon to go ahead' Extinction Rebellion will allow today's Royal Parks half marathon to go ahead, the group has said....
10:04, 2019-10-13

Extinction Rebellion granted emergency high court hearing over protest 'ban' Lawyers supporting Extinction Rebellion been granted an emergency high court hearing in regards to the Met Police "ban" over the groups protests....
18:20, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion to stage 'die-in' at Royal Opera House as protest against BP sponsorship Extinction rebellion are set to stage a die-in at the Royal Opera House to protest against the oil giant BP's sponsorship of the theatre....
02:00, 2019-07-02

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Updates as activists prepare to 'shut down' terminals Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to begin a three-day "Hong Kong-style" occupation of London City Airport....
09:24, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion protests: Environment activists host 'opening ceremony' ahead of two weeks of disruption in central London Thousands of Extinction Rebellion activists have held an "opening ceremony" ahead of two weeks of planned major disruption across London....
21:56, 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: Eco activists continue 'summer uprising' in London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Leeds and Bristol Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists will again protest in major cities across the UK on the second day of their "summer uprising"....
08:20, 2019-07-16

Extinction Rebellion City of London protests LIVE: Activists block major London roads during rush hour as they target financial hub Environment activists have blocked major roads causing mayhem in the City of London and bringing traffic to a standstill during rush hour....
18:44, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion protests: London City Airport braces for 'shutdown' as climate activists vow to halt flights for three days London City Airport is today braced for disruption after Extinction Rebellion (XR) vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three da...
04:24, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Activists carry out 'red handed' march in Westminster after blocking Oxford Circus Extinction Rebellion activists are walking through Westminster, spray-painting red hand prints onto Government buildings, in the latest stage of the ...
15:20, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion Heathrow Airport protest: Climate activist group to vote next week on new two-week shut-down Extinction Rebellion members are set to vote on fresh plans to shut down Heathrow Airport this autumn....
18:48, 2019-07-04

Extinction Rebellion admits rush-hour Tube protest was 'own goal' because it annoyed commuters Disturbing footage showed angry commuters dragging XR protesters off of a tube roof this morning...
11:56, 2019-10-17

Police seek more powers to stop Extinction Rebellion crippling London with protests Scotland Yard is seeking new legal powers to help it stop Extinction Rebellion and other protesters bringing parts of the capital to a standstill....
12:56, 2019-10-02

Extinction Rebellion news latest: Met Police lift Autumn Uprising ban in London The Met Police have lifted conditions which barred Extinction Rebellion protesters gathering for this week's Autumn Uprising in London....
21:40, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Police confirm more than 1,300 arrests on day seven of demonstrations Police say there have now been 1,309 arrests during Extinction Rebellion protests in London....
18:20, 2019-10-13

Extinction Rebellion protests: Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley and climate activist George Monbiot arrested on Whitehall Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley and climate activist George Monbiot have been arrested after joining Extinction Rebellion protesters on Whiteh...
17:08, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion latest: I've got your backs on demos, Priti Patel tells Met police Home Secretary Priti Patel today issued a powerful defence of Scotland Yard's handling of the Extinction Rebellion protests, saying the force had "de...
13:04, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Flights under threat as activists stage 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists have descended on London City Airport as a three-day "Hong Kong-style" demonstration gets under way....
13:44, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion chaos cost police £7 million, says Scotland Yard chief Cressida Dick Extinction Rebellion's recent mass protests across the capital cost Scotland Yard an extra £7million to police, putting a "huge strain" on the force,...
21:56, 2019-05-02

Extinction Rebellion protests: Police order early end to demonstration as officers clear Trafalgar Square Extinction Rebellion protesters have been forced to leave Trafalgar Square as police ordered an early end to the climate change group's massive demon...
01:00, 2019-10-15

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police...
07:40, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police orders early end to demonstrations as officers move to clear Trafalgar Square The Metropolitan Police is clearing protesters from the "designated" assembly zone of Trafalgar Square as the force ordered an early end to Extinctio...
23:36, 2019-10-14

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Met Police faces growing backlash after banning demonstrations across capital The Met Police is facing a growing backlash following its decision to ban Extinction Rebellion protests across London....
13:08, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion protests: Police order early end to London demonstration as officers clear Trafalgar Square Extinction Rebellion protesters have been forced to leave Trafalgar Square as police ordered an early end to the climate change group's massive demon...
02:28, 2019-10-15

London police arrest activists in advance of environment protest Officers raid building used by Extinction Rebellion to store items for Westminster rallyPolice have taken pre-emptive action against environmental pr...
16:40, 2019-10-05

Extinction Rebellion protests LIVE: 'Red hand' march planned by activists as 'Autumn Uprising' nears end Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to walk through Westminster, spray-painting red hand prints onto Government buildings, in the latest sta...
08:16, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 'Red hand' march planned by activists as 'Autumn Uprising' nears end Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to walk through Westminster, spray-painting red hand prints onto Government buildings, in the latest sta...
09:48, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Activists descend on airport for 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists have descended on London City Airport as a three-day "Hong Kong-style" demonstration gets under way....
12:00, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Hundreds risk arrest as they descend on Trafalgar Square in defiance of police orders Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion activists have gathered in Trafalgar Square to defy a police 'ban' over demonstrations in London....
16:00, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: Climate change group launches legal action against Met Police as more than 1,600 arrests confirmed Extinction Rebellion has launched legal action against the Met Police over the "ban" on its "autumn uprising" protests in London....
12:48, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Activists prepare to 'shut down' terminals today in 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to begin a three-day "Hong Kong-style" occupation of London City Airport....
09:52, 2019-10-10

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest UK police have arrested a number of environmental activists affiliated with a group which announced  last month that it would use drones to try to gr...
11:56, 2019-09-13

Heathrow drone protest: Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam 'to fly drone near airport on Saturday' following release from custody Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam will fly a drone as part of the "Heathrow Pause" protest on Saturday, the group has said....
10:52, 2019-09-14

Extinction Rebellion 'autumn uprising' protests cost Met police £21m The bill for policing Extinction Rebellion's latest climate protests in London was more than the cost of putting the Met's 300-strong Violent Crime T...
14:16, 2019-10-22

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police defends 'lawful' new conditions on London demonstrations Scotland Yard has defended its new restrictions on Extinction Rebellion protests in London, saying the decision to impose further measures was "lawfu...
18:40, 2019-10-15

Heathrow drone protest fails as activists marred by technical breakdowns before police make two arrests Attempts by climate change protesters to disrupt flights at Heathrow this morning failed as technical issues hampered attempts to use drones and poli...
08:40, 2019-09-13

Heathrow drone protest fails as activists marred by technical issues before police make arrests Attempts by climate change protesters to disrupt flights at Heathrow this morning failed as technical issues hampered attempts to use drones and poli...
08:16, 2019-09-13

Police 'ban' on Extinction Rebellion protests will continue over weekend as judge delays judicial review The Met Police protest 'ban' on Extinction Rebellion will continue tomorrow and Saturday, as a judge rules that a judicial review into its legality c...
16:36, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion protests: Met Police defends new conditions on London demonstrations as 'lawful and proportionate' Scotland Yard has defended its new restrictions on Extinction Rebellion protests in London, saying the decision to impose further measures was "lawfu...
18:24, 2019-10-15

Queensland police drop charges against French journalist arrested at Adani protest Decision not to proceed with charges against Hugo Clément and colleagues comes after intervention by French ambassador to AustraliaQueensland police ...
10:16, 2019-07-25

German art activists to defy tank ban in Dresden A German art activists' collective is planning to put a tank in front of the Saxony state parliament in Dresden in protest against the AfD. But the c...
13:04, 2019-09-01

Man arrested after police medic dragged to ground and kicked in head at Free Tommy Robinson protest A man has been arrested after a police medic was dragged to the ground and kicked in the head during an assault at a Free Tommy Robinson protest....
09:48, 2019-08-07

Hundreds defy restrictions to join street protest in Kashmir Carrying green Islamic flags and placards reading “Stop Genocide in Kashmir, Wake Up World,” young and old people took to the streets in Srinagar, th...
22:04, 2019-08-16

What is Extinction Rebellion and what does it want? The movement's global rebellion began Monday, Oct. 7, and will include peaceful assemblies over the next two weeks in more than 60 cities around the ...
22:20, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion: what happens next? Extinction Rebellion brought London to a standstill last week. But who's behind the movement that has revolutionised activism — and what happens next...
08:20, 2019-05-02

Heathrow Airport drone protest: Environmental activists will go ahead with week-long protest to disrupt flights with toy drones, airport says Climate change activists are going ahead with their plan to cause major disruption at Heathrow Airport by flying toy drones in a week-long protest, t...
14:40, 2019-08-30

Extinction Rebellion: How far can the protests go? Traffic blockades, "die-ins," naked protests in parliament: Inspired by the non-violence of Gandhi and Rosa Parks, Extinction Rebellion is using unco...
21:12, 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion: what do they want - and is it realistic? The UK needs to move to net zero CO2 emissions by 2025 say protestors but how hard would that be to achieve?...
19:08, 2019-04-16

Extinction Rebellion has won the first battle – now it must win the war | Leo Barasi As protesters take to the streets again this week, the challenge is to force ‘green’ politicians into concrete proposalsExtinction Rebellion seems to...
13:36, 2019-10-07

How Extinction Rebellion put the world on red alert The radical group has galvanised young and old. But in the year since it formed, what has life been like inside the movement?In the last week alone, ...
11:00, 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion Takes Aim at Fashion XR says it is the fastest growing direct action climate movement in history. And it has the fashion business in its sights....
09:28, 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion: How might ministers win over the protesters? A closer look at Extinction Rebellion's demands and how the government might try to achieve them....
02:04, 2019-04-23

First Extinction Rebellion protesters appear in court Dozens of Extinction Rebellion protesters aged between 20 and 76 have appeared at a London court for the first set of legal proceedings....
19:04, 2019-07-12

Jane Fonda arrested again at climate change protest; Sam Waterston also arrested For the second week in a row, Jane Fonda was arrested while protesting climate change in DC. Actor and co-star Sam Waterston was also arrested.  ...
20:04, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion protesters appear in court in London More than 30 activists have been charged with a range of public order offences More than 30 Extinction Rebellion protesters have appeared in court in...
19:12, 2019-07-12

Extinction Rebellion has a message for the world: We've only just begun After paralyzing parts of London, the co-founder of environmental group Extinction Rebellion has a message for the world: We've only just begun....
04:32, 2019-05-01

Extinction Rebellion to end two London blockades on Thursday Environmental campaigners Extinction Rebellion will shut down their two remaining central London protest sites on Thursday, the group said in a state...
17:48, 2019-04-24

Extinction Rebellion protests should be embraced, not banned The move to haul protesters off London’s streets reflects a scientifically and economically illiterate political and media elite in denial about the ...
14:48, 2019-10-15

Extinction Rebellion: the arrestables – a photo essay UK-based activists from the climate campaign group explain why they are prepared to be arrested for the causeHallam was arrested in 2017 for criminal...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion to end London blockades on Thursday Environmental campaigners Extinction Rebellion will close their two remaining central London protest sites on Thursday, the group said after 10 days ...
19:56, 2019-04-24

Extinction Rebellion takes aim at BBC as arrests mount Activists say corporation’s ‘silence is deadly’, while Met commissioner faces criticism of police tacticsCamped outside the main entrance of New Broa...
19:20, 2019-10-11

‘I’m not getting much Take a Break’: Extinction Rebellion’s newspaper, reviewed The climate activists release their first print publication this week. But does a crisis-hit planet make for winning journalism?In a move that feels ...
19:00, 2019-09-25

Extinction Rebellion plan London "shutdown" from Oct. 7 Climate change activists Extinction Rebellion said on Friday the group would hold demonstrations in London from Oct. 7, with the aim of shutting down...
13:48, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion protests continue in London despite ban The group says "normal activities have been resumed" just hours after police ordered an end to activities....
12:08, 2019-10-15

Arrest Us, Please! Extinction Rebellion’s Path to Success In barely a year, the group’s tactics have propelled it from a handful of members to worldwide protests. But can it keep that momentum as its actions...
17:48, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion: Climate protesters block roads Extinction Rebellion targets central London in a global day of action against climate change....
16:12, 2019-04-15

Extinction Rebellion removes 'misguided' prison advice The climate change group deletes advice saying "most prison officers are black and wish you no harm"....
15:56, 2019-05-03

Extinction Rebellion: 'Fashion week should be a declaration of emergency' At the Port Eliot festival in Cornwall, two members of the campaign group talked about how the fashion industry must adapt – nowOn Friday afternoon, ...
21:44, 2019-07-26

'Extinction Rebellion' ups the ante in protests against climate change The activist group organized global sit-ins and boycotts on Monday to force radical action on climate change. DW attended one demonstration in Berlin...
15:36, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters 'glue' themselves to street in Dover No Food on a Dying Planet action at Kent port is expected to be mirrored across the Channel by other XR groupsClimate change activists from Extinctio...
15:28, 2019-09-21

NHS reports protester to Prevent for joining Extinction Rebellion Lyn Jenkins was visited by police after being reported to counter-terrorism programmeA retired doctor who took part in non-violent environmental prot...
21:44, 2019-09-01

Ziggy Marley: Musician gives backing to Extinction Rebellion Reggae artist says politicians and businesses "see no urgency in making an effort" to curb pollution....
12:56, 2019-07-29

Extinction Rebellion ‘Deface’ Protected English Landscape Extinction Rebellion defaced a famous English White Horse weeks after schoolchildren helped restore the ancient monument. The material used was tempo...
03:52, 2019-10-08

Radiohead makes stolen tracks available to help 'Extinction Rebellion' The band has reacted in unusual fashion to a ransom notice over 18 hours of hacked material. Rather than pay hackers, the group has put the tracks on...
19:52, 2019-06-11

Extinction Rebellion protesters chain themselves to fence outside Parliament Extinction Rebellion protesters have used bike locks to attach themselves to a fence outside Parliament....
20:04, 2019-05-03

Extinction Rebellion protesters call on BBC to 'tell climate truth' Activists block entrance to headquarters of BBC, accusing it of staying silent on crisisExtinction Rebellion activists have called on the BBC to “tel...
10:36, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion urges ad industry to use its power for good Letter to senior figures urges them to use their power to influence public opinion on climate changeEnvironmental activists Extinction Rebellion have...
09:28, 2019-05-19

Extinction Rebellion highlight climate emergency at Glastonbury Campaigners joined by indigenous people who have led fight against global heatingNearly 2,000 festival-goers joined climate change campaigners Extinc...
20:48, 2019-06-27

Extinction Rebellion protesters confront politicians at US Capitol Climate crisis group members gluing themselves to doorways to block members of Congress from attending evening voteProtesters from the climate crisis...
01:08, 2019-07-24

Celebs call themselves 'hypocrites' as they back Extinction Rebellion A group of celebrities have called themselves "hypocrites" in a letter backing climate change protesters Extinction Rebellion....
13:32, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion: fresh protests to 'shut down' Westminster Environmental activists plan to blockade roads in the centre of government for two weeksEnvironmental activists from around Britain are set to swoop ...
19:08, 2019-10-06

Extinction Rebellion block London concrete project Hundreds of demonstrators stopped the production of an underground tunnel in the river Thames. The second day of a week long nationwide protest deman...
12:32, 2019-07-16

Extinction Rebellion climate protests kick off in Berlin Protesters around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Germany was following in the footsteps of Australia a...
08:16, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion’s three demands on climate change explained Ministers are expected to meet with climate protestors next week, but what do they want? Rupert Read, of Extinction Rebellion, explains the group’s d...
16:48, 2019-04-25

Extinction Rebellion protests launch around the world – video The activist group kicked off two weeks of peaceful protests, with thousands of demonstrators blocking roads in London, New York, Sydney, Amsterdam a...
14:40, 2019-10-08

The science behind Extinction Rebellion’s three climate change demands Ministers are expected to meet with climate protestors next week, but what do they want? Rupert Read, of Extinction Rebellion, explains the group’s d...
12:00, 2019-04-26

'Banksy' artwork appears at Extinction Rebellion site Suspected Banksy artwork has emerged in central London after the closing ceremony of the Extinction Rebellion protests....
13:16, 2019-04-26

Extinction Rebellion caps off week of protests with downtown Montreal die-in Their message to Montrealers was to stop drinking the "Kool-Aid of denial, despair, inaction, and guilt when it comes to climate change facts"....
23:04, 2019-10-13

Extinction Rebellion blocks Berlin traffic in worldwide day of protests Demonstrations around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. In Germany, protesters have gathered in the capit...
13:32, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protester convicted of public order offence Angie Zelter, 68, wanted judge to take ‘urgency of the climate emergency’ into account The first person to face trial over the Extinction Rebellion p...
17:08, 2019-06-25

Extinction Rebellion protests London LIVE: Met confirm 1,309 arrests by day seven Extinction Rebellion will allow today's Royal Parks half marathon to go ahead, the group has said....
16:00, 2019-10-13

Kelowna protesters join countrywide Extinction Rebellion rally Protesters in Kelowna joined in with the countrywide Extinction Rebellion on Monday evening....
07:56, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion's co-founder on bringing London to a standstill As debate rages over Extinction Rebellion's disruptive tactics, its co-founder Gail Bradbrook tells Susannah Butter about bringing London to a stands...
12:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson's father praises Extinction Rebellion 'crusties' Stanley Johnson tells London protesters they have ‘exactly the right things in mind’The prime minister’s father, Stanley Johnson, has told a crowd at...
14:48, 2019-10-09

UK scientists join the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests New Scientist spoke to members of Extinction Rebellion who are scientists to find out why they are taking to the streets of London to protest climate...
20:20, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion founder calls for mass psychedelic disobedience Gail Bradbrook, a co-founder of Extinction Rebellion, has called for a mass ingestion of psychedelic substances in protest against the criminalisatio...
19:16, 2019-08-19

Extinction Rebellion protesters dragged from Tube train roof Extinction Rebellion says it will "take stock" of the reaction to the action for future protests....
17:56, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion: hitting a nerve at Australia's climate flashpoint The amorphous climate action group has fired up activists and opponents alike as it tries to shut down BrisbaneThe Extinction Rebellion protesters th...
00:48, 2019-08-11

Extinction Rebellion plans new London shutdowns over climate crisis Action starts 7 October on roads and bridges around parliament and will be bigger than April’sThousands of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists are pl...
16:16, 2019-09-23

Extinction Rebellion plans new London climate crisis shutdowns Action on capital’s bridges and roads from 7 October expected to be bigger than April protestsThousands of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists are pl...
16:52, 2019-09-23

Extinction Rebellion protesters spray fake blood on to Treasury Activists use fire engine to launch water dyed red towards London government buildingExtinction Rebellion protesters have sprayed fake blood on the s...
12:40, 2019-10-03

Extinction Rebellion 'lose control of fake blood hose' Climate change activists sprayed fake blood outside the Treasury - but the jet was too powerful....
13:32, 2019-10-03

Steve Coogan joins Extinction Rebellion march in Whitehall Other stars including Benedict Cumberbatch and Daisy Lowe have also taken part in the protests...
17:20, 2019-10-18

Extinction Rebellion protesters block street in central Manchester Activists protesting against climate emergency set up camp kitchen in busy Deansgate Extinction Rebellion protesters have begun blocking Manchester’s...
14:56, 2019-08-30

Scores of Extinction Rebellion protesters face London courts Green party’s Caroline Lucas condemns action against ‘brave XR activists’Scores of environmental activists will appear in court this week in one of t...
18:52, 2019-09-30

Extinction Rebellion risks polarising public on climate, veteran activist says Major environment groups, including the Australian Conservation Foundation and Greenpeace, back XR protestsThe head of one of Australia’s largest env...
01:40, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion climate protesters take over downtown Vancouver during rush hour Dozens of protesters took to the streets of downtown Vancouver during rush hour Friday evening to highlight the urgency of climate change action....
03:28, 2019-10-19

Radiohead release hours of hacked MiniDiscs to benefit Extinction Rebellion Thom Yorke describes hours of recordings from OK Computer sessions as ‘not v interesting’, while climate activists thank the band for ‘unprecedented ...
15:28, 2019-06-11

Boris Johnson's father praises Extinction Rebellion 'crusties' as arrests hit 800 Stanley Johnson gives backing to activists as Met reduce the number of activists’ sites from 12 to sixThe prime minister’s father has told a crowd at...
21:00, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion protesters block site of London super-sewer Activists and residents demonstrate in Bermondsey in protest at pollution from lorriesExtinction Rebellion protesters have blockaded the entrance to ...
11:28, 2019-07-19

Extinction Rebellion protesters stop rush hour traffic in London Lewisham campaigners block three roads into city centre to highlight ‘air pollution crisis’Environmental protesters stopped traffic on three major ro...
12:52, 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion protesters plot further action in London during Christmas period Climate change activists who paralysed parts of London during two weeks of protests are planning a return to the capital for a series of demonstratio...
11:40, 2019-10-21

The Guardian view on Extinction Rebellion: numbers alone won’t create change | Editorial People being in the streets isn’t effective without a strategy, and XR needs a clearer one for what could be years of non-violent struggleThe speed a...
19:52, 2019-10-21

Extinction Rebellion London: Protesters plot for further action during Christmas period Climate change activists who paralysed parts of London during two weeks of protests are planning a return to the capital for a series of demonstratio...
17:48, 2019-10-21

Glastonbury 2019: Extinction Rebellion and Greenpeace set to march through festival site Climate change activists from Extinction Rebellion and Greenpeace UK will march through Glastonbury Festival on Thursday....
00:12, 2019-06-27

Extinction Rebellion protesters plot for further action in London during Christmas period Climate change activists who paralysed parts of London during two weeks of protests are planning a return to the capital for a series of demonstratio...
11:56, 2019-10-21

'Absurd' bail conditions prevent Extinction Rebellion protesters 'going near' other members Civil liberties groups say bail conditions imposed on Sydney climate change activists are usually reserved for bikie gang membersClimate change prote...
02:28, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion stage funeral at London fashion week finale The activist group focused on fast fashion as a major factor in the climate crisis and called for drastic reformThe end of London fashion week was so...
21:20, 2019-09-17

Nearly 100 German artists join Extinction Rebellion call to climate action As Extinction Rebellion activists prepare for blockades in cities worldwide on Monday, many artists have signed their call to action to the German go...
17:40, 2019-10-04

Extinction Rebellion activist dragged from roof of London Underground train Commuters clash with demonstrators over morning rush hour disruptionExtinction Rebellion activists have disrupted London’s public transport network d...
10:12, 2019-10-17

Climate Change Protests: With Fake Blood, Extinction Rebellion Hits N.Y. The provocative climate group is trying to disrupt the city, hoping for the success it has had in London and elsewhere in Europe....
01:48, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion considers using drones to shut London's Heathrow Airport Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion are considering using drones to shut London's Heathrow Airport this summer in a campaign against plans to...
01:52, 2019-05-31

Scrap the catwalk: Extinction Rebellion is right – London fashion week is unsustainable The environmental impact of the fashion industry is enormous. And with fashion weeks acting as promoters of even more consumption, it’s time for radi...
11:20, 2019-08-09

Climate protesters from Extinction Rebellion scale Jacques Cartier Bridge Police gradually had to block off lanes on the bridge before shutting it completely 90 minutes after the protest began....
15:44, 2019-10-08

'We're Here:' Extinction Rebellion Bloodies New York as Part of Global Week of Protests The climate strike movement has left the world on a new plateau of awareness about the climate crisis and the urgency to act on it. Now, it’s time to...
00:16, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion has built up so much goodwill. It mustn’t throw that away | Gaby Hinsliff The incident at Canning Town station exposes the movement’s lack of empathy with society’s least well-off peopleEarly in the morning, the sky still d...
19:08, 2019-10-17

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ We the undersigned represent diverse academic d...
20:08, 2019-09-19

The Extinction Rebellion plan to "shut down" London Fashion Week in September The climate change protesters plan to target the biannual fashion event in a bid to raise awareness of the environmental damage caused by the fashion...
13:40, 2019-08-06

Extinction Rebellion co-founder Roger Hallam charged following Heathrow protests One of the co-founders of Extinction Rebellion has been charged with attempting to cause a public nuisance following protests near Heathrow Airport....
20:00, 2019-09-16

Animal Rebellion activists to blockade UK's biggest meat market London’s Smithfield Market part of next wave of Extinction Rebellion climate protestsThousands of animal rights and environment activists are plannin...
19:24, 2019-08-16

Extinction Rebellion swarms Victoria Beckham show at London Fashion Week Extinction Rebellion have swarmed the Victoria Beckham show at London Fashion week, holding up placards as they gathered outside the Strand venue....
18:48, 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion: Scott Ludlam has 'absurd' bail conditions dismissed by judge Magistrate says bail conditions preventing the former senator from attending Extinction Rebellion events were not necessaryFormer Greens senator Scot...
02:00, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion protester fined for spray-painting war memorial honouring women An unemployed Extinction Rebellion protester who spray-painted a war memorial honouring women was told to "find some work" as a judge ordered him to ...
19:04, 2019-10-22

Extinction Rebellion protester standing in EU elections calls for young Londoners to get out and vote A student standing on a "climate emergency" ticket in the European Elections today called on young Londoners to get out and vote....
13:44, 2019-05-22

Extinction Rebellion protestors pour fake blood over New York's capitalist bull Demonstrators were arrested in a wave of US protests that are part of a global week of action by the UK-based groupMore than 20 people were arrested ...
20:52, 2019-10-07

Women breastfeed and bottle-feed babies at Extinction Rebellion 'nurse-in' – video Hundreds of women have taken part in a 'nurse-in' with their children at an Extinction Rebellion blockade in Westminster, London. One of the women in...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Who are Extinction Rebellion and what are they protesting about? The climate change group causing chaos in London Londoners are facing two weeks of chaos and disruption with Extinction Rebellion planning to "shut down" the city for a fortnight....
15:12, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protesters pour fake blood over New York's capitalist bull Demonstrators were arrested in a wave of US protests that are part of a global week of action by the UK-based groupMore than 20 people were arrested ...
23:32, 2019-10-07

Extinction Rebellion protesters joined by Benedict Cumberbatch as they camp out in Trafalgar Square Benedict Cumberbatch has joined Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists as they camped out on London's streets after the third day of the group's huge tw...
02:08, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion latest: Climate change protests set to continue into second week after at least 1,309 arrests Extinction Rebellion's mass climate change protests are set to continue into a second week....
23:32, 2019-10-13

What are Extinction Rebellion protesting about? The climate change group causing chaos in London Londoners faced a fresh wave of chaos and disruption today after activist group Extinction Rebellion embarked on a third day of protests....
15:12, 2019-10-11

Extinction Rebellion protests: More than 1,000 arrests in mass climate change actions across London More than 1,000 activists have been arrested in the latest bout of mass Extinction Rebellion protests across London....
17:56, 2019-10-10

Hamilton chapter of Extinction Rebellion slows traffic on Burlington Lift Bridge A spokesperson for the international climate activists says this kind of disruptive protest seems to be the only way to get elected officials to act....
23:16, 2019-10-17

Hong Kong protesters defy ban on masks as they clash with police Petrol bomb thrown at metro station and government offices vandalised as unrest continuesThousands of protesters are continuing to defy a ban on wear...
16:36, 2019-10-12

Extinction Rebellion reveal plans to shut down London City Airport on Thursday for up to three days Extinction Rebellion has revealed plans to shut down London City Airport this week for up to three days....
10:04, 2019-10-08

Extinction Rebellion: Labor members say 'chilling' mass arrests have echoes of Bjelke-Petersen era Exclusive: Queensland Labor left figures say party built on the right to protest or strikeLabor members from inner-Brisbane have unanimously passed a...
05:28, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion to disrupt London Fashion Week with huge funeral procession down the Strand Extinction Rebellion is planning to disrupt London Fashion Week with a number of protests including a huge funeral procession along the Strand....
19:08, 2019-09-12

Met second-in-command issues stark warning to Extinction Rebellion protesters planning to use drones at Heathrow One of the Met Police's most senior officers today warned Extinction Rebellion protesters planning to use drones at Heathrow Airport that it would be...
13:32, 2019-06-04

Angry commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters off trains during London travel disruption London commuters dragged climate change protesters off the top of trains on Thursday morning, as clashes broke out between peak-hour passengers and a...
12:52, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion N.S. members on hunger strike to urge action on climate change crisis “As we lose agricultural crops and land to storms, flooding, desertification, soil depletion and other climate crisis impacts, food will become incre...
01:16, 2019-10-16

Extinction Rebellion Heathrow: Drone protesters face LIFE in jail, government warns Extinction Rebellion protesters who disrupt Heathrow Airport with drones could face life behind bars, the government has warned....
15:24, 2019-05-31

Extinction Rebellion protesters cover themselves in fake blood and stage die-in at London Fashion Week Extinction Rebellion protestors have covered themselves in fake blood and staged a "die-in" at the opening of London Fashion Week (LFW)....
10:24, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption LIVE: Updates as protesters to target London Underground Protesters have vowed to disrupt the transport network during morning rush hour, but have not yet revealed where exactly they will target...
08:08, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion London spray 1,800 litres of fake blood on Treasury building in Westminster Extinction Rebellion says it has used a fire engine to spray 1,800 litres of "fake blood" over the Treasury building in Westminster....
12:24, 2019-10-03

Hong Kong: 1.7m people defy police to march in pouring rain An estimated quarter of the population fill downtown park and surrounding streetsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyAn estimated 1.7 mill...
20:12, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protesters to defy police ban on march after gang attack Demonstration ‘must go on’ in area where commuters were beaten with iron rods Demonstrators in Hong Kong have vowed to march despite a police ban to ...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Glastonbury 2019: Thousands form Extinction Rebellion hourglass symbol in mass demonstration at festival Thousands of festival-goers at Glastonbury formed Extinction Rebellion's hourglass symbol in a bid to draw attention to climate change issues....
00:12, 2019-06-28

Extinction Rebellion protesters plans to swarm key London roads and block traffic during rush hour Extinction Rebellion is planning to cause rush-hour chaos on Friday by blocking major roads in south-east London to protest against dangerous levels ...
09:28, 2019-06-13

Extinction Rebellion protester and Paralympian James Brown climbs on top of BA plane at London City Airport Extinction Rebellion protester and Paralympian James Brown has climbed on top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport....
15:00, 2019-10-10

Extinction Rebellion plan to disrupt London Fashion Week with huge funeral procession down the Strand Extinction Rebellion is planning to disrupt London Fashion Week with a number of protests including a huge funeral procession along the Strand....
10:24, 2019-09-13

'Liberate Hong Kong': protesters defy police ban to march on seat of government Police fire teargas as London urged to press Beijing to uphold ‘one country, two systems’Hong Kong riot police have fired teargas and deployed water ...
15:28, 2019-09-15

New exhibition celebrates Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp, the 1980s predecessor to Extinction Rebellion A new exhibition is coming to London in the hope of educating people about the Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp - a much forgotten predecessor to E...
09:08, 2019-10-19

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption LIVE: Updates after violent clashes break out during London Underground protests Protesters are disrupting the transport network during morning rush hour Commuters seen physically dragging protestors from the roof of the train Inc...
10:32, 2019-10-17

Across US, activists protest new wave of abortion bans Abortion rights supporters are holding rallies at the U.S. Supreme Court, statehouses and other sites across the nation to oppose tough abortion bans...
23:28, 2019-05-21

Climate change activists ‘Shut Down DC’ in protest Morning commutes throughout Washington, DC were snarled Monday morning by climate change activists seeking to “shut down” the US capital. The p...
16:52, 2019-09-23

Cheeky pair of penguins defy police in the hope of snaffling sushi from stand in New Zealand Police in New Zealand have said they "temporarily detained" two "grumpy" penguins who wandered into a sushi stand....
10:40, 2019-07-16

Hong Kong protests: police fire water cannon with blue dye as crowds defy ban Protestors hurl petrol bombs and smash pro-Beijing businesses as crowds descend on luxury shopping areaHong Kong police have fired water cannon and t...
02:28, 2019-10-21

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption LIVE: Updates as thousands gather in Trafalgar Square after backlash over transport protests Protesters are disrupting the transport network during morning rush hour Commuters seen physically dragging protestors from the roof of the train Inc...
20:08, 2019-10-17

Extinction Rebellion protester and former Paralympic cyclist James Brown denies climbing on plane at London City Airport A former Paralympic cyclist has denied climbing on to a British Airways plane and gluing himself to it during the Extinction Rebellion protests....
13:04, 2019-10-12

Anti-Trump activists to protest during D-day service in Portsmouth Anti-Trump activists are planning a demonstration during a service in Portsmouth honouring those who lost their lives fighting for their country on D...
09:52, 2019-06-05

Iranian paper says journalist, activists detained at protest TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian newspaper says one of its reporters was detained by police earlier this week while she was covering a protest marking ...
12:08, 2019-05-04

Activists protest killing of Ethiopian Israeli teenager Solomon Teka, a 19-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian origin, was shot dead by an off-duty police officer on Sunday in a town near Haifa. The teenager's k...
23:52, 2019-07-03

Greenpeace protest: ten arrests as activists are cleared from outside BP headquarters Ten people have been arrested after Greenpeace activists scaled a building in central London as part of a protest against BP....
22:28, 2019-05-20

French activists protest Amazon for destroying environment, jobs Protestors called on the government to block authorization for three new Amazon warehouses slated to open around France. They accuse the company of k...
16:08, 2019-07-03

'Not OK, Google': Employees, activists protest at Alphabet shareholder meeting Google employees, community activists and investors protested outside its parent company's headquarters in a show of force that coincided with a seri...
16:44, 2019-06-21

Greenpeace activists target chancellor's speech in climate protest Protesters wearing sashes reading ‘climate emergency’ disrupt Philip Hammond’s Mansion House speech Dozens of Greenpeace activists interrupted the ch...
22:56, 2019-06-20

'Speared' activists protest Spain's Pamplona bull runs Dozens of half-naked protesters lay on the street with fake spears jutting from their backs on the eve of the Spanish festival of San Fermin on Frida...
14:48, 2019-07-05

French climate activists protest as Macron attends G7 summit Marchers carrying inverted portraits of president demand more action on climate crisisHundreds of climate activists have marched in south-western Fra...
18:28, 2019-08-25

'Treating protest as terrorism': US plans crackdown on Keystone XL activists Documents suggest an aggressive response to possible protests against the oil pipeline amid fears of another Standing RockAngeline Cheek is preparing...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Activists protest telescope’s construction on sacred Hawaiian mountain MAUNA KEA, Hawaii — Hundreds of demonstrators are gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope ...
19:08, 2019-07-15

I Am Juliana: youth activists prepare nationwide climate protest Young people across the country to hold day of action on Saturday highlighting lawsuit as youth-driven climate movement growsStudents in Austin, Texa...
00:04, 2019-06-01

A man who police say boasted on Instagram about not being arrested for threatening to 'execute' Jared Kushner was just arrested Associated Press/Evan Vucci A man who repeatedly boasted that he had not been arrested for making death threats against Jared Kushner and Donald Tru...
03:04, 2019-05-04

Semi-naked activists protest against National Portrait Gallery's links to BP Protesters from Extinction Rebellion and other groups drenched themselves in fake oilSemi-naked environmental campaigners have been drenched in fake ...
18:44, 2019-10-20

35 days into protest, Washington activists refuse to leave Venezuelan embassy The State Department said Tuesday that “until the trespassers are gone, no individuals will be permitted to enter the embassy.”...
17:32, 2019-05-14

Climate activists plan Washington DC protest to 'disrupt workings of power' Local groups join together for an event that seeks to shut down traffic on 23 September, during the UN Climate Action SummitClimate activists will es...
08:36, 2019-08-28

Weeping teenage climate activists in peaceful protest near London's Heathrow Teenage protesters staged an emotional protest at political inaction on climate change near London's Heathrow Airport on Friday, a further day of act...
10:36, 2019-04-19

Activists occupy German pipeline in anti-Nord Stream protest BERLIN (AP) — Police say activists have occupied a building site in northern Germany to protest against the ongoing Nord Stream 2 pipeline project wi...
12:24, 2019-05-16

Activists daub Louvre's Pyramid with molasses in anti-Total protest Environmental activists daubed the Louvre's glass pyramid with thick molasses on Friday in protest at what they said were the environmentally-damagin...
17:32, 2019-09-27

A crude performance: Semi-naked climate activists protest BP art sponsorship Visitors to a London portrait gallery were treated to an impromptu performance on Sunday when three semi-naked climate activists were doused with moc...
19:08, 2019-10-20

Jewish Activists Take Over Boston Streets to Protest Trump's Concentration Camps Yesterday, a group of 1,000 Jewish activists and allies took to the streets of Boston to protest the conditions in migrant detention camps on the sou...
14:40, 2019-07-03

Greenpeace activists scale Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest Three Greenpeace activists were hanging from ropes under Sydney Harbour Bridge on Tuesday as part of a protest to demand that Australian Prime Minist...
01:32, 2019-05-14

Greenpeace activists climb Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest Police arrested 13 people on Tuesday after they scaled the Sydney Harbour Bridge to demand Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison take emergency ac...
06:04, 2019-05-14

Greta Thunberg and youth climate activists protest outside White House Young activists rallied in protest of inadequate government action on the climate crisis, chanting: ‘Protect our future’Thunberg joins young activist...
19:12, 2019-09-13

Fur fury: Animal-rights activists protest at Midtown’s Dolce & Gabbana Anti-fur activists faced off with security guards after storming Dolce & Gabbana flagship store on Fifth Avenue Sunday, according to a protester and ...
03:44, 2019-08-28

Semi-naked activists protest against National Portrait Gallery's links with BP Onlookers applaud as topless protesters from Extinction Rebellion covered in fake oilSemi-naked environmental campaigners have been drenched in fake ...
21:04, 2019-10-20

Peace activists protest nuclear-arms service at London abbey LONDON (AP) — Royalty, politicians and military chiefs are gathering at Westminster Abbey to mark half a century of Britain’s sea-borne nuclear...
13:12, 2019-05-03

‘I profit from animal abuse’: Activists protest Bezos, Whole Foods in San Francisco Thirty-seven animal-rights activists were reportedly arrested amid a protest outside -- and on top of -- a Whole Foods market in San Francisco on Mon...
18:00, 2019-10-01

Extinction Rebellion protester and former Paralympic cyclist James Brown denies causing public nuisance by climbing on plane at London City Airport A former Paralympic cyclist has denied causing a public nuisance by climbing on to a British Airways plane during the Extinction Rebellion protests....
18:44, 2019-10-14

Met chief Cressida Dick: 'Extinction Rebellion protesters caught us out' Police must be more assertive in dealing with any future climate change protests in London, Scotland Yard chief Cressida Dick accepted today....
18:24, 2019-05-14

Extinction Rebellion 'yet to decide on using drones for Heathrow Airport protests' Extinction Rebellion has insisted a decision is yet to be made on whether the group will use drones to disruption Heathrow Airport this summer....
22:16, 2019-05-31

Extinction Rebellion set to try 'shut down' City Airport for three days Extinction Rebellion activists are to try and "shut down" City Airport for three days starting Thursday....
23:40, 2019-10-09

Extinction Rebellion protester 'dressed as Boris Johnson' scaling Big Ben scaffolding An Extinction Rebellion protester reportedly dressed as Boris Johnson is climbing the scaffolding around Big Ben....
16:56, 2019-10-18

John McDonnell praises Extinction Rebellion and says disruption from protests was 'definitely worth it' John McDonnell has praised Extinction Rebellion protesters and says the disruption caused was "definitely worth it"....
19:12, 2019-06-24

Extinction Rebellion protester 'dressed as Boris Johnson' scales Big Ben scaffolding An Extinction Rebellion protester reportedly dressed as Boris Johnson has climbed the scaffolding around Big Ben....
17:20, 2019-10-18

Extiction Rebellion: Doctors glue themselves to government building to protest threat of climate change on global health Doctors protesting with Extinction Rebellion have glued themselves to a government building to protest against the threat of climate change on global...
13:44, 2019-09-25

Wimbledon 2019: Extinction Rebellion to campaign against 'unnecessary' single-use plastics at tournament Extinction Rebellion is planning to campaign at Wimbledon over the excessive use of single-use plastics at the tennis tournament....
21:48, 2019-06-28

U.S. abortion-rights activists rally at Supreme Court to protest new state bans U.S. abortion-rights campaigners, including several Democrats running for president in 2020, are set to rally in front of the Supreme Court on Tuesda...
16:08, 2019-05-21

Abortion-rights activists rally at Supreme Court to protest new state bans U.S. abortion-rights campaigners, including several Democrats running for president in 2020, are set to rally in front of the Supreme Court on Tuesda...
16:24, 2019-05-21

Climate change activists protest against British high-speed train line Climate change activists, including one of the founders of Extinction Rebellion, targeted Britain's transport ministry in central London on Tuesday t...
09:44, 2019-10-15

Youth climate activists to join Sweden's Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg o...
13:40, 2019-09-18

Extinction Rebellion apologises over 'regrettable' Tube action after violent scenes at Canning Town Extinction Rebellion has apologised for "regrettable" scenes after violence broke out during a protest at Canning Town Tube station today....
16:36, 2019-10-17

Founder of Doctors for Extinction Rebellion group 'draws the line' at sending drones above Heathrow A London doctor who was "willing to be arrested" during Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests has said he draws the line at sending drones above Heathro...
08:56, 2019-06-08

Extinction Rebellion scraps plans to disrupt Heathrow Airport due to 'differing views within the group' Environmental campaigners Extinction Rebellion (XR) have announced they have abandoned the notion of disrupting Heathrow Airport using drones....
13:16, 2019-08-02

Extinction Rebellion reveals plans to 'shut down' central London from next week with its biggest protests yet Extinction Rebellion has called on protesters to shut down central London from next week until the UK Government takes action on the climate and ecol...
20:48, 2019-10-03

Extinction Rebellion to launch 'summer uprising' in London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Bristol and Leeds Members of climate protest group Extinction Rebellion are planning to take to the streets in five major cities across the UK in a new wave of action ...
08:32, 2019-07-15

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a ...
18:00, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion Tube disruption LIVE: Updates as XR admit London Underground protests which led to violence was 'own goal' Protesters are disrupting the transport network during morning rush hour Commuters seen physically dragging protestors from the roof of the train Inc...
12:52, 2019-10-17

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite pre-emptive arrests Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police...
05:08, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong protest: Activists take part in mass singalongs in shopping centres in new demonstration tactic Protests started in the region back in April over a proposed bill that would have allowed extradition to autocratic mainland China....
11:40, 2019-09-12

Heathrow drone protest: Two arrests at airport as climate activists plan to disrupt flights with drones Two men have been arrested at Heathrow as climate change protestors were due to cause disruption at the airport by using drones....
07:40, 2019-09-13

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 'Red hand' march planned in Westminster today after Tube disruption sparks criticism Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to walk through Westminster, spray-painting red hand prints onto Government buildings, in the latest sta...
10:24, 2019-10-18

Julia Hartley-Brewer slammed over Question Time comments calling Extinction Rebellion a 'quasi-religious death cult' Julia Hartley-Brewer has been slammed after describing the Extinction Rebellion as a "quasi-religious death cult"....
10:32, 2019-10-11

Anti-Brexit activists gather for emergency protest in Westminster after Boris Johnson moves to suspend Parliament Thousands of anti-Brexit campaigners have gathered for an emergency protest after Boris Johnson moved to suspend Parliament....
02:12, 2019-08-29

Flights could be grounded at Heathrow after climate change activists pledged to fly drones at airport in week-long protest A group of climate change activists are planning to fly toy drones at Heathrow Airport next month in a bid to put pressure on the Government to reduc...
09:28, 2019-08-29

70 activists arrested at climate change rally outside NY Times building Seventy environmental protesters were arrested Saturday outside The New York Times building in Midtown, police said. The demonstrators, from the acti...
08:44, 2019-06-23

Heathrow drone protest: Environmental activists plan to disrupt airport by flying toy drones in week-long demonstration A group of climate change activists are planning to cause major disruption at Heathrow Airport by flying toy drones in week-long protest....
10:52, 2019-08-29

Extinction Rebellion 'red hand' march: Protesters to spray paint Westminster on Autumn Uprising's penultimate day Extinction Rebellion is planning a "red hand" protest penultimate on the day of its campaign after apologising for its action on London's Tube networ...
04:12, 2019-10-18

San Francisco Whole Foods protest ends with 37 arrested Animal-rights activists had been demonstrating outside — and on top of — one of the city's Whole Foods markets on Monday....
15:32, 2019-10-01

More than 20 arrested at Moscow protest after reporter freed MOSCOW (AP) — Police and hundreds of demonstrators are facing off in central Moscow at an unauthorized march against police abuse in the wake of the ...
12:28, 2019-06-12

More than 1,000 arrested in political protest in Moscow: monitor The dispute comes as the Kremlin is struggling with how to deal with strongly opposing views in its own sprawling capital of 12.6 million people....
23:56, 2019-07-27

12 arrested after protest at Pima County Jail TUCSON –Twelve protestors were arrested Wednesday night outside the Pima County Jail. Jail officials said they were protesting the arrest of Anthony ...
02:04, 2019-08-16

More than 600 arrested in political protest in Moscow: monitor The dispute comes as the Kremlin is struggling with how to deal with strongly opposing views in its own sprawling capital of 12.6 million people....
17:52, 2019-07-27

DW journalist briefly arrested at Moscow protest DW's Sergey Dik was detained while covering an opposition rally in Moscow, despite telling officers he was a journalist. When he presented his press ...
01:12, 2019-07-28

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell: Exctinction Rebellion London protest was 'worth it' Disruption in London and other cities caused by green group Extinction Rebellion was "worth it" to expose the dangers of climate change, shadow chanc...
14:32, 2019-06-24

Pro-democracy activists arrested in Hong Kong, weekend march canceled Two prominent pro-democracy activists were arrested Friday in Hong Kong on charges of organizing an illegal protest – the latest crackdown by authori...
15:12, 2019-08-30

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier...
15:32, 2019-07-16

Tommy Robinson protests London: 24 arrested as activists descend on capital Twenty-four were arrested on Saturday afternoon after a 'Free Tommy Robinson' march was staged in central London, police said....
14:44, 2019-08-04

Dozens arrested as climate change activists snarl traffic in Midtown Climate change activists blocked streets and snarled traffic in the heart of Times Square on Thursday, resulting in the arrest of more than 60 people...
21:20, 2019-10-10

Whaley Bridge: Police reassure residents after weather warnings spark fears of rising water levels Whaley Bridge residents have been given safety assurances by police after more weather warnings sparked fears of rising water levels....
07:52, 2019-08-09

Jane Fonda Arrested During Climate Protest Outside U.S. Capitol The 81-year-old actress was charged with unlawful demonstration and was later released on her own recognizance, Capitol Police said....
02:00, 2019-10-12

Hundreds arrested as Kazakhs protest against 'rigged' election Little change expected despite Nursultan Nazarbayev stepping down after 30 years in power Hundreds of people have been arrested in Kazakhstan while p...
21:08, 2019-06-09

Heathrow drone protest: Five arrested over planned disruption Police make "pre-emptive" arrests after an activist group said it plans to fly the devices on Friday....
20:00, 2019-09-12

Police sent explosion warnings to residents near SpaceX's South Texas launch site ahead of an experimental rocket flight SpaceX, Elon Musk/Twitter SpaceX plans to try launching and landing a Mars rocket prototype on Monday night in South Texas. Ahead of the launch of t...
21:28, 2019-08-25

Safe-injection site activists arrested after blocking New York governor's office Hundreds of drug safety advocates urge governor to approve plan for spaces they argue could save lives amid opioid crisisThirteen activists supportin...
05:16, 2019-08-29

Jane Fonda, Sam Waterston arrested at U.S. Capitol climate protest WASHINGTON — Stepping briskly into a U.S. Capitol police vehicle Friday, Jane Fonda is returning to civil disobedience after a nearly half-century br...
03:48, 2019-10-20

George Monbiot arrested for defying climate protest ban – video The Guardian columnist and environmental activist George Monbiot was arrested on Wednesday for defying a London-wide police ban on Extinction Rebelli...
18:12, 2019-10-16

18 arrested during N.S. climate change protest that shut down Macdonald Bridge The protest started just after 7:30 a.m. on the Dartmouth side of the bridge, prompting a heavy police presence and leading officers to block off all...
19:56, 2019-10-07

'Stolen lands': dozens arrested as Hawaiians protest $1.4bn telescope Astronomers say site will offer unparalleled view into deep space, but many Native Hawaiians fear it will desecrate sacred mountainDozens of people h...
13:44, 2019-07-18

18 arrested during climate change protest that shut down Macdonald Bridge The protest started just after 7:30 a.m. on the Dartmouth side of the bridge, prompting a heavy police presence and leading officers to block off all...
21:40, 2019-10-07

Sydney Harbour Bridge protest: 10 arrested in climate demonstration Greenpeace supporters abseil off bridge unfurling banners calling on political parties to declare a ‘climate emergency’ Ten people have been arrested...
01:24, 2019-05-14

French TV crew arrested in Australia at anti-coal protest Well-known journalist Hugo Clement and his documentary crew were arrested for blocking a railway. Protestors said they were detained without being wa...
10:40, 2019-07-22

Boris Johnson calls Extinction Rebellion protesters 'crusties' and tells them to abandon 'hemp-smelling bivouacs' Boris Johnson has called on Extinction Rebellion protesters to abandon their "hemp-smelling bivouacs" and stop blocking London streets....
01:48, 2019-10-08

Quebec climate activists seek donations to help cover arrested protesters’ legal costs Extinction Rebellion Quebec says it is devoted to putting pressure on both the provincial and federal governments to adopt rigorous environmental pol...
17:32, 2019-10-11

Anti-Brexit activists gather for emergency protest in Parliament Square after Parliament prorogued Dozens of anti-Brexit campaigners have gathered for an emergency protest after Boris Johnson prorogued Parliament....
19:32, 2019-08-28

Dozens arrested after they ‘gored’ Charging Bull statue during climate protest More than two dozen protesters were hauled away in cuffs Monday morning after dousing Lower Manhattan’s Charging Bull statue in fake gore durin...
18:48, 2019-10-07

Lifelong protestor Jane Fonda arrested in D.C. over climate change protest Jane Fonda is almost as famous for her political activism as she is for her acting career. The 81-year-old recently moved to Washington D.C., promisi...
23:00, 2019-10-11

Jane Fonda arrested in climate change protest on U.S. Capitol steps WASHINGTON DC (NBC NEWS) – Jane Fonda was arrested by Capitol police Friday — and it’s part of her plan to address climate change. The 81...
00:52, 2019-10-12

#JewsAgainstICE protest Amazon's role in 'profiting off cruelty,' dozens arrested Dozens of members of Jewish community groups protesting Amazon's cloud computing contracts and other work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement we...
23:56, 2019-08-12

Adani protest: French journalists arrested while filming anti-coal activities Journalists charged with trespassing after filming Frontline Action on Coal activists include Hugo ClémentFour journalists working for the public tel...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Jane Fonda has been arrested at her 'Fire Drill Friday' protest on Capitol Hill Jane Fonda was arrested at her climate change protest in Washington, D.C., which she plans to do every Friday through January.    ...
23:04, 2019-10-11

Jane Fonda arrested at climate change protest she organized on Capitol Hill Jane Fonda was arrested in Washington, D.C. Friday while taking part in a Fire Drill Fridays protest about climate change.     &#...
20:28, 2019-10-11

Climate change activists 'target wrong building' as they protest against energy company in City of London Climate change activists brought traffic to a standstill in the City of London today after mistakenly targeting a building which contains the offices...
14:00, 2019-07-30

UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said...
19:04, 2019-10-05

UK police arrest climate activists before protests British police arrested climate change activists in London ahead of planned protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, the group and police said....
18:04, 2019-10-05

Lucas Dobson: Police urge volunteers to 'stay away' as search for missing schoolboy enters fourth day Candlelit vigils were held at several towns along the Kent coast last night as volunteers prayed for Lucas...
11:44, 2019-08-20

Police arrest activists squatting in Venezuelan Embassy WASHINGTON (AP) — A leader of the activists who have been staging a protest inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington for more than a month says fo...
16:56, 2019-05-16

Jane Fonda again arrested at climate change protest, this time with Grace & Frankie co-star Sam Waterston It’s been one week since Jane Fonda was arrested outside the U.S. Capitol building, where the 82-year old has promised to post up every Friday throug...
20:20, 2019-10-18

Two arrested after India's high commission building in London vandalised during protest against Kashmir lockdown Two people have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after India's high commission building was vandalised during a protest in London....
14:12, 2019-09-04