Extinction Rebellion protesters mobbed by commuters in London

By Helene Fung Eight protesters were arrested after three peak-hour demonstrations at London train stations. One of them turned particularly violent. Two Extinction Rebellion protesters who stood on top of the Tube at peak hour calling for climate action have been dragged off a train by angry commuters at Canning Town in east London. A…

Perth climate change action supporters call for more progress despite protests

Advocates for climate change action have continued calls for government and industry to address the issue, claiming there would be “harmful impacts” from a lack of progress. Supporters say governments have “failed them in a lot of ways” on the issue, calling for government policies and industry action. Demonstrators from climate change activist group Extinction…

WA Extinction Rebellion protesters arrested as they march for climate action

Climate change activists have been arrested as WA police brought demonstrators calling for climate action to a standstill. Police confirmed up to 65 protesters were taken into custody as climate activist group Extinction Rebellion claimed between 500 and 800 demonstrators and supporters took to the streets of Perth’s CBD. The demonstrators marched on the fifth…

Activist group urges action on climate change or face “rebellion”

An activist group has warned the State Government to address climate change, claiming it is a “crisis situation” that needs to be addressed. Extinction Rebellion has issued an ultimatum to Premier Mark McGowan, urging him to act because it was a “climate emergency” or face “rebellion”, as they held a rally on the steps of…