Training Day: Intro to Christian Climate Action, Extinction Rebellion and Non-Violent Direct Action

Saturday 23rd February 2019, 10am-6pm The Upper Vestry Hall, St Georges, Bloomsbury, WC1A 2HR Free, donations towards room hire welcome Facebook event     Christian Climate Action (CCA) has been busy recently, taking part in actions as part of the Extinction Rebellion (XR). We have lots of new people interested in our work. If you're … Continue reading Training Day: Intro to Christian Climate Action, Extinction Rebellion and Non-Violent Direct Action

Five Christians Arrested at Downing Street During Climate Change Rebellion

Five Christians have been arrested today in London during a protest designed to make the government take more urgent action on climate change. Ruth Jarman, 55; Richard Barnard, 45; Phil Kingston, 82; Margareet Boss; and one other person, all members of Christian Climate Action, were arrested for criminal damage after they allegedly used spray paint … Continue reading Five Christians Arrested at Downing Street During Climate Change Rebellion

Amid mass arrests, Christian is first individual to face court for Climate Rebellion

While thousands gathered across London bridges yesterday (Saturday 17th November) for a mass day of action urging the government to act on climate change, Ruth Jarman, 55 was at Westminster Magistrates Court, as the first individual to attend court as part of the Extinction Rebellion protest. Ruth, from Hampshire, was arrested on Thursday evening as … Continue reading Amid mass arrests, Christian is first individual to face court for Climate Rebellion

Christian in Court Over Climate Change Rebellion

A member of Christian Climate Action is due in court tomorrow, having been arrested at a climate change protest outside the Brazilian Embassy in London yesterday (Thursday 15th November). Ruth Jarman, 55, was one of several members of Christian Climate Action (CCA) who took part in the protest as part of the Extinction Rebellion, a … Continue reading Christian in Court Over Climate Change Rebellion

Five Christians Arrested Outside Downing Street During Climate Rebellion

Five Christians were among 14 people arrested yesterday (14th Nov) during a protest in at Downing Street, pushing the government to take urgent action to tackle climate change. Ruth Jarman, 55, Phil Kingston, 82, Fr Martin Newell, 51, Richard Barnard, 45, and Nick Cooper, 36, used spray paint cans to decorate Downing Street with messages … Continue reading Five Christians Arrested Outside Downing Street During Climate Rebellion