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Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 3.0

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic How do Extinction Rebellion families feel about the future? Our third podlet, Green Futures, is live on all platforms now. This is the third of our XR podlets, mini podcasts from the International Rebellion. With thanks to Professor Jem Bendell. You can read his paper, “Deep Adaptation: A Map for Navigating Climate Tragedy” here. The production team included Jessica Townsend, Marijn van de Geer, Dave Anderson, Dave Stitch, and Barney Weston. Listen to our second Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special, about the 680+ arrestees, here.

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International Rebellion Update #4 – Business As Usual?

Thursday 18th April – Day 4 of the mother of all protests and we have managed to garner over 500 arrests, £250,000 in crowdfunding, and a whole heap of headlines. And on the ground, dare I say it, this is all starting to feel like business as usual. Dancing like gangbusters around the big pink party boat moored at Oxford Circus? Check. Chilled music and poetry on a plant lined Waterloo Bridge? Check. Moving and informative speeches on a car free Parliament Square? Check. A thriving community growing steadily beside Marble Arch? Check. Sun shining, children playing, people learning? Check.

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International Rebellion Update #3 – The Empire Strikes Back

Wednesday 17 Apr, Day 3 of International Rebellion Dramatic events in London today ended in a resounding success for our brave, resilient and kind-hearted rebels. It’s easy to write about events, numbers and happenings – and today’s no exception, as we tenaciously held onto all four of our now cherished sites. But what might escape observation, despite being so much more important, is the way we do such things. Non-violence and consideration are not just abstract ethical commitments – they’re a constant practice which must be renewed and maintained, and they’re essential to the success of our movement.

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Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.0

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic What’s it like being arrested for Extinction Rebellion? Our second podlet, 340+ arrestees, is live on all platforms now. This is the second of our XR podlets, mini podcasts from the International Rebellion. With thanks to Dr. Gail Bradbrook and, of course, all of our arrestees! The production team included Jessica Townsend, Marijn van de Geer, Dave Anderson, Dave Stitch, and Barney Weston. Listen to our first Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special, from the start of the International Rebellion, here.

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International Rebellion Update #2

International Rebellion, Day 2 The sun may not have been shining quite so brightly in London today – it may have even rained a little – but by golly does the rebel soul still burn bright in the capital tonight! 48 hours into the mother of all protests and Oxford Circus is still banging to the baselines of a pink boat, the DIY garden party on Waterloo Bridge is still buzzing, speakers are still serving out truth beside the mother of all Parliaments, and there’s still a beautiful village of tents, table tennis, and theatre at Marble Arch. In…

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