Three reapers with scythes outside KCC

Call to Kent County Council to divest from fossil fuels

Members of CCA in Kent have collaborated with XR groups on a video that highlights Kent County Council's toxic investment of pension funds into fossil fuels. To date, the Council has invested circa £350M of pension funds in fossil fuel industries and continues to do so, despite approving a declaration of Climate Emergency in May … Continue reading Call to Kent County Council to divest from fossil fuels

CCA member Clare Haworth submits Mitigation Statement to court as she pleads guilty

CCA member, Clare Haworth, was found guilty last week of wilful obstruction of the highway. She submitted the following powerful Mitigation Statement to the court explaining why she felt she had to do what she did. I consider it a necessity to continue to object to the UK Government's woeful lack of Emergency action during 2019 … Continue reading CCA member Clare Haworth submits Mitigation Statement to court as she pleads guilty

Bishops & Clergy explain why they are involved in the rebellion – Why aren’t you?

As much as Boris Johnson tries to dismiss Extinction Rebellion protestors and uncooperative crusties. it is becoming ever clear that standing up for the future of people and planet is the right thing to do. This September Rebellion, we were joined on the ground by a whole host of clergy, who each shared why they … Continue reading Bishops & Clergy explain why they are involved in the rebellion – Why aren’t you?

Rowan Williams and bishops join Extinction Rebellion as Christians arrested

Former Archbishop Dr Rowan Williams holds a banner with other members of clergy reading 'CREATION CRIES OUT' on the first day of the September Rebellion Wednesday 2nd September For immediate release Contact Caroline Harmon: 07954 377569 Yesterday (1st September) was the first day of the Extinction Rebellion September Uprising. Former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams joined … Continue reading Rowan Williams and bishops join Extinction Rebellion as Christians arrested