Our system is the disease, humans are the cure, and Coronavirus has little to do with it.

On March 25th, the world woke up quietly: humans staying in their homes wherever possible and avoiding physical contact. Some humans took it as a way to be compassionate for others and for themselves: staying indoors in order to save lives. Other humans took it as a way to feel fear: staying indoors because other… Read More Our system is the disease, humans are the cure, and Coronavirus has little to do with it.

Oxford University Students Occupy College in Climate Protest

A collaboration of university students from various climate action groups – including Oxford Direct Action for Divestment, Oxford Climate Justice Campaign, Fossil Free Oxfordshire, and Extinction Rebellion Oxford University – have set up a camp on the grass in St. John’s college, demanding that the college withdraw its fossil fuel investments.  St. John’s has come… Read More Oxford University Students Occupy College in Climate Protest

Critiques of Extinction Rebellion are vital – they help those working to make the movement intersectional

The following article was originally published on London Student, in response to J. Simons’ important critique of XR and it’s race and class issues. Within a question of race and class, I feel it is important to first layout my positionality. I am white. I am middle-class. I am male. I never used to feel… Read More Critiques of Extinction Rebellion are vital – they help those working to make the movement intersectional

University of Manchester climate occupation a success- Fossil free Manchester statement.

On 25th November 2019, the occupation of the Finance Boardroom by the Fossil Free UoM campaign, run by the People and Planet society, ended after 7 days. The decision to end this occupation was taken after a joint statement was agreed between senior members of the University of Manchester and the Students’ Union. In this… Read More University of Manchester climate occupation a success- Fossil free Manchester statement.