Year: 2020

Bath rebellion 2020 plans

Our plans for the rebellion We invite everyone who is sick of the lies, injustice, inequality & harm, to join us we want to live! Crisis does not have to mean collapse Fri 28 – Mon 31 August The call has gone out from Extinction Rebellion UK for… ❤ Fri 28th Aug: Mass banner drop …

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We Want To Live!

2020 has been a year of unprecedented events. We are now at an intersection of global crises. Climate breakdown, Covid-19, racial injustice – all are symptoms of a toxic system that is ravaging life on this planet – a system built on economic inequality, extraction, the destruction of nature, and exploitation. We cannot carry on …

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Newsletter – 1 August 2020

In the newsletter for early August – gearing up for Rebellion, the formation of a new social justice working group, appeal made to Facebook about the ‘unpublishing’ of the XR Bath page (again!) and much more. If it isn’t displaying below, you can also download the PDF.

We’re up shit creek – video

Hanging three huge banners from Pulteney Bridge on 16th July took huge amounts of planning and preparation. This short film gives a glimpse of the efforts required beforehand, not to mention the many hours put in by rebels on the day itself – an incredible team achievement! https://youtu.be/8FCUalFQweQ Film: Zac Star Thomas www.zacstarthomas.com Featuring photos …

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Honk for the planet!

Bath XR were out on Sunday for their eleventh and final “Build Back Better, Build Back Green” action, including a local focus on cycling and air pollution. Inviting motorists to “honk if you agree” hopefully nudged some towards a bit of reflection on some of the issues raised. Those taking part were rewarded with all manner …

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Newsletter – July 2020

The Newsletter for July is here. It’s been a long time since the last one, so it’s quite long! If it isn’t displaying below, you can also download the PDF.

Humanity Has Not Yet Failed

Greta Thunberg has recorded a podcast “Humanity Has Not Yet Failed”, in which she talks about her recent travels and experiences as a climate activist, and gives her views about the struggle for climate justice in a post-Covid19 world. The 75min English version is available here and also on Spotify. “Things may look dark and …

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