Rev Sue Parfitt, 79, Commits Contempt of Court Over Climate Emergency

Christian Climate Action Member, Rev’d Sue Parfitt, committed contempt of court today by gluing herself to court furniture in protest at the Court’s complicity with the government’s lack of action on the climate emergency. Sue, 79, was at City of London Magistrates court, charged with breaking a Section 14 order during an Extinction Rebellion protest … Continue reading Rev Sue Parfitt, 79, Commits Contempt of Court Over Climate Emergency

Money Rebellion

"Money is the oxygen on which the fire of global warming burns.” Bill McKibben And, as Archbishop Desmond Tutu reminds us: “Just as we argued in the 1980s that those who conducted business with apartheid South Africa were aiding and abetting an immoral system, we can say that nobody should profit from the rising temperatures, … Continue reading Money Rebellion

Demand a hearing for the CEE Bill: Banner Drop and Twitter Storm

2020 was logged as one of the two hottest years on record and the end of the hottest decade on record. This is the context in which the Climate and Ecological Emergency (CEE) Bill, initially scheduled to have its second reading on March 12th, has been dropped for a second time. The Private Members Bill, … Continue reading Demand a hearing for the CEE Bill: Banner Drop and Twitter Storm

Church Times reports on CCA’s Christmas Action

An action carried out by Christian Climate Action members, which highlights the need to think about how the climate and ecological emergency is impacting on future generations, has been headlined in the Church Times today. Across the country Christian Climate Action members put up posters in bus stops on top of the advertising that was … Continue reading Church Times reports on CCA’s Christmas Action

Reverend Arrested at MOD in Bristol on Eve of Paris Anniversary

CCA Member Rev’d Sue Parfitt was arrested on Friday 11th December as part of an Extinction Rebellion protest outside an MOD facility. The protest, held at Abbey Wood near Bristol, highlighted the greenhouse gas emissions caused by the military just days after the government announced funding for defence which is double the amount recently committed … Continue reading Reverend Arrested at MOD in Bristol on Eve of Paris Anniversary