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# extinction-rebellion - Monday 21 December, 2020

Extinction Rebellion protester held in prison after refusing to stay out of Trinity College Dublin
# Graffiti
# Graffiti

Extinction Rebellion protester held in prison after refusing to stay out of Trinity College Dublin

Dec 21st 2020, 3:40 PM 20,589 Views 0 Comments

The man has accused Trinity College of not tackling climate change.

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Beloved Arsenal mascot Gunnersaurus to continue role, as Ozil offers to pay full wages
# Extinction Rebellion
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# Extinction Rebellion

Beloved Arsenal mascot Gunnersaurus to continue role, as Ozil offers to pay full wages

Updated Oct 6th 2020, 7:21 PM 14,982 Views 10 Comments

The dinosaur mascot will continue despite reports to the contrary.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 10 September, 2020

10 days of Extinction Rebellion demonstrations end with naked protesters and graffiti of Churchill statue
# London
# London

10 days of Extinction Rebellion demonstrations end with naked protesters and graffiti of Churchill statue

Sep 10th 2020, 10:37 PM 23,555 Views 23 Comments

At least 648 people have been arrested during the environmental action.

# extinction-rebellion - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Seventy two arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade newspaper printers
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Seventy two arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade newspaper printers

Updated Sep 5th 2020, 3:28 PM 62,926 Views 25 Comments

The action was condemned by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament

Sep 3rd 2020, 12:24 PM 23,049 Views 42 Comments

Extinction Rebellion and Animal Rebellion marked the third of 10 days of disruption in the city.

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Several arrests at Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Sep 1st 2020, 5:10 PM 17,918 Views 13 Comments

Thousands of campaigners descended on Parliament Square this afternoon.

# extinction-rebellion - Monday 17 February, 2020

Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge college lawn in environmental protest
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

Extinction Rebellion digs up Cambridge college lawn in environmental protest

Feb 17th 2020, 10:20 PM 41,516 Views 52 Comments

Extinction Rebellion cited the college’s ‘ties with fossil fuel companies’ in its reasoning.

# extinction-rebellion - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activists anger motorists as traffic blocked in London Fashion Week protest

Feb 15th 2020, 3:21 PM 16,067 Views 39 Comments

A taxi driver shouted “Just f****** move” to a samba band which stood in front of cars playing music.

# extinction-rebellion - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Extinction Rebellion activists canvass in Dublin ahead of General Election
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

Extinction Rebellion activists canvass in Dublin ahead of General Election

Jan 26th 2020, 6:30 PM 23,053 Views 102 Comments

Canvassers said they were not recommending any particular political party on doorsteps.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Extinction Rebellion protesters who glued themselves to London train spared jail
# Sticky Situation
# Sticky Situation

Extinction Rebellion protesters who glued themselves to London train spared jail

Dec 19th 2019, 3:18 PM 7,816 Views 20 Comments

The trio claimed it was justified because of the threat of climate change.

# extinction-rebellion - Monday 9 December, 2019

Mermaids at Leinster House as protest calls for end to overfishing
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Mermaids at Leinster House as protest calls for end to overfishing

Dec 9th 2019, 2:01 PM 12,335 Views 20 Comments

“The oceans are dying before our eyes – we should be doing everything we can to reverse this situation before it is too late.”

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Extinction Rebellion: Parks chief was worried removal of Merrion Square camp would look 'aggressive'
# Protest Camp
# Protest Camp

Extinction Rebellion: Parks chief was worried removal of Merrion Square camp would look 'aggressive'

Nov 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 21,142 Views 18 Comments

The camp was set up by protesters during a week of demonstrations last month.

# extinction-rebellion - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Extinction Rebellion hits out at co-founder after he calls Holocaust 'just another f**kery in human history'
# Roger Hallam
# Roger Hallam

Extinction Rebellion hits out at co-founder after he calls Holocaust 'just another f**kery in human history'

Nov 20th 2019, 10:43 PM 42,496 Views 55 Comments

In an interview, Roger Hallam compared the Holocaust to other historical massacres.

# extinction-rebellion - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was unlawful, UK court rules
# Climate Protests
# Climate Protests

Ban on Extinction Rebellion protests was unlawful, UK court rules

Nov 6th 2019, 1:09 PM 7,494 Views 20 Comments

It follows a ban on protests in Trafalgar Square during two weeks of demonstrations in October.

# extinction-rebellion - Monday 4 November, 2019

Protesters plan 'bikini & shorts' protest over Taoiseach 'positive' climate change remarks
# Dáil Gates
# Dáil Gates

Protesters plan 'bikini & shorts' protest over Taoiseach 'positive' climate change remarks

Nov 4th 2019, 11:47 AM 42,886 Views 74 Comments

Varadkar said one of the benefits to climate change is warmer winters.

# extinction-rebellion - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activist arrested following 'bloody' protest outside Dublin's Clayton hotel
# Leeson Street
# Leeson Street

Extinction Rebellion activist arrested following 'bloody' protest outside Dublin's Clayton hotel

Oct 30th 2019, 4:50 PM 32,953 Views 83 Comments

An Garda Síochána said it responded to a “theft incident” at a hotel in the Dublin at approximately 1.30pm.

# extinction-rebellion - Friday 18 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben
# London
# London

Extinction Rebellion activist in custody after climbing London's Big Ben

Oct 18th 2019, 9:43 PM 12,030 Views 0 Comments

Tree surgeon Ben Atkinson (43) evaded police for more than three hours after climbing the scaffolding.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train
# Tube Disruption
# Tube Disruption

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train

Updated Oct 17th 2019, 8:56 AM 60,826 Views 146 Comments

The protesters were holding a banner which read: “Business As Usual = Death”.

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban

Updated Oct 15th 2019, 10:35 PM 19,609 Views 0 Comments

Activists continued protests in the capital in defiance of the police order today.

# extinction-rebellion - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion: Former Irish Paralympian denies charge of gluing himself to plane at London City Airport
# Court
# Court

Extinction Rebellion: Former Irish Paralympian denies charge of gluing himself to plane at London City Airport

Oct 12th 2019, 11:57 AM 15,157 Views 0 Comments

James Brown entered a not guilty plea at Westminster Magistrates’ Court

# extinction-rebellion - Friday 11 October, 2019

Leinster House cancels Open House participation after Extinction Rebellion protest
# CLOSED HOUSE
# CLOSED HOUSE

Leinster House cancels Open House participation after Extinction Rebellion protest

Oct 11th 2019, 3:34 PM 15,110 Views 20 Comments

Five protesters were arrested last night after chaining themselves outside the gates.

London Police say more than 1,112 arrested in climate change protests
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

London Police say more than 1,112 arrested in climate change protests

Oct 11th 2019, 2:47 PM 7,216 Views 23 Comments

This morning protesters blockaded the BBC’s central London headquarters.

Extinction Rebellion protesters have covered government climate department building with scientific papers
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

Extinction Rebellion protesters have covered government climate department building with scientific papers

Oct 11th 2019, 1:50 PM 12,947 Views 80 Comments

The papers were stuck to the department’s walls with paint rollers.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Arrests as Extinction Rebellion activists target London’s City Airport
# Protests
# Protests

Arrests as Extinction Rebellion activists target London’s City Airport

Oct 10th 2019, 4:16 PM 21,283 Views 73 Comments

A man grounded a Dublin-bound flight this morning after disrupting passengers.

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Cyclists blocking traffic in Dublin city as part of climate change protest

Oct 10th 2019, 8:34 AM 43,364 Views 346 Comments

The demonstration has been organised in support of Extinction Rebellion.

# extinction-rebellion - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion activists bring protests to Penneys and Brown Thomas
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Extinction Rebellion activists bring protests to Penneys and Brown Thomas

Oct 9th 2019, 2:47 PM 28,875 Views 71 Comments

The demonstration is part of a week-long climate change protest by the group.

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion protesters moved by gardaí during sit-in outside Dáil
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Extinction Rebellion protesters moved by gardaí during sit-in outside Dáil

Oct 8th 2019, 6:56 PM 23,089 Views 111 Comments

The demonstration is part of a week-long protest by the group.

Climate change protesters in London defy police orders by gluing themselves in place
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate change protesters in London defy police orders by gluing themselves in place

Oct 8th 2019, 5:56 PM 10,924 Views 23 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson described activists as “unco-operative crusties”.

# extinction-rebellion - Monday 7 October, 2019

276 people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Rebellion Week
# Rebellion Week

276 people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Oct 7th 2019, 10:02 PM 15,657 Views 32 Comments

Climate protests were held in cities around the globe today.

'We're not going to stop': Extinction Rebellion activists begin week-long protest
# Dublin
# Dublin

'We're not going to stop': Extinction Rebellion activists begin week-long protest

Oct 7th 2019, 4:19 PM 19,893 Views 95 Comments

Thousands of people joined the protest, before activists made camp in Merrion Square.

Poll: Do you support this week's Extinction Rebellion protests?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support this week's Extinction Rebellion protests?

Oct 7th 2019, 9:00 AM 43,969 Views 139 Comments

Organisers of the protest will gather outside the Dáil at 12pm today.

'Disruptions' expected today as week-long climate protest kicks off in Dublin and around the world
# Rebellion Week
# Rebellion Week

'Disruptions' expected today as week-long climate protest kicks off in Dublin and around the world

Oct 7th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,301 Views 33 Comments

Members of Extinction Rebellion Ireland will set up roadblocks and a campsite from midday in the city centre.

# extinction-rebellion - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Paris climate activists barricade themselves into shopping centre ahead of Extinction Rebellion protests
# Protests
# Protests

Paris climate activists barricade themselves into shopping centre ahead of Extinction Rebellion protests

Oct 6th 2019, 7:44 AM 11,111 Views 33 Comments

Meanwhile in London, police raiding a storage warehouse used by protesters.

# extinction-rebellion - Friday 4 October, 2019

'Our aim is to get people arrested': Climate activists gear up for week-long protest on streets of Dublin
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

'Our aim is to get people arrested': Climate activists gear up for week-long protest on streets of Dublin

Oct 4th 2019, 12:05 AM 32,691 Views 115 Comments

Protesters are planning to block roads and cause disruption around the capital next week.

# extinction-rebellion - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Four climate protestors arrested after spraying fake blood on UK Treasury building
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Four climate protestors arrested after spraying fake blood on UK Treasury building

Oct 3rd 2019, 12:02 PM 17,364 Views 58 Comments

The environmental campaign group said 1,800 litres of fake blood was used.

# extinction-rebellion - Friday 13 September, 2019

Police arrest five people over plans to shut down Heathrow airport with drones
# Drones
# Drones

Police arrest five people over plans to shut down Heathrow airport with drones

Sep 13th 2019, 7:30 AM 18,571 Views 10 Comments

A campaign by Heathrow Pause – an offshoot of the Extinction Rebellion – was planned for this morning.

# extinction-rebellion - Saturday 20 July, 2019

'Streets are for the people': Dublin street blocked by protesters as part of 'car-free' demonstration
# South William Street
# South William Street

'Streets are for the people': Dublin street blocked by protesters as part of 'car-free' demonstration

Jul 20th 2019, 12:24 PM 47,788 Views 178 Comments

Demonstrators are calling for more public spaces in the city for people.

# extinction-rebellion - Monday 8 July, 2019

Protesters lock themselves to department doors in protest over Climate Emergency Bill blocking
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Protesters lock themselves to department doors in protest over Climate Emergency Bill blocking

Jul 8th 2019, 5:29 PM 18,390 Views 73 Comments

The bill was blocked from progressing by the government last week.

'We have to do more': Extinction Rebellion stage protest in Dublin against commercial forestry
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

'We have to do more': Extinction Rebellion stage protest in Dublin against commercial forestry

Jul 8th 2019, 2:16 PM 12,606 Views 43 Comments

The protest took place as Forestry Industries Ireland held a conference inside the National Botanic Gardens.

# extinction-rebellion - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Extinction Rebellion stage 'bloody' (but green-friendly) protest outside the Dáil
# Climate Emergency
# Climate Emergency

Extinction Rebellion stage 'bloody' (but green-friendly) protest outside the Dáil

Jun 11th 2019, 5:20 PM 11,458 Views 40 Comments

The protest was timed to support the Climate Emergency Measures Bill.

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