When Phil Kingston from Christian Climate Action was arrested at XR’s action at the Treasury, it was for the 7th time. As a grandfather in his 80s why does he do it? Phil speaks about his motivation at an earlier action.
Extinction Rebellion activists sprayed HM Treasury with fake blood in protest at the funding of fossil fuel exploration and carbon intensive projects.
I fight with all my being for my four grandchildren in this situation of existential danger. And I am a Christian who cares for the Earth as God’s Creation; and for the world’s poorest peoples whose experience of injustice draws a special love from God.’ CCA’s Phil Kingston.
Video by Peter Armstrong/Empathy Media, photos by Tomm Morton.