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# extinction-rebellion - This year 2022

Extinction Rebellion activists guilty of graffiti attack on Dept of Foreign Affairs
# Courts
# Courts

Extinction Rebellion activists guilty of graffiti attack on Dept of Foreign Affairs

Jul 12th 2022, 5:58 PM 11,579 Views 0 Comments

The two activists were spared jail sentences but both have to pay €2,000 fine and a further €2,000 to the State.

Environment protesters hold 'dead canary' protest seeking biodiversity protection
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Environment protesters hold 'dead canary' protest seeking biodiversity protection

Jun 8th 2022, 12:09 PM 7,007 Views 6 Comments

The protesters are calling on the Government to introduce a “Biodiversity Act” to protect Ireland’s wildlife.

# extinction-rebellion - Last year 2021

Five people arrested as hundreds of activists march in COP26 protests
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

Five people arrested as hundreds of activists march in COP26 protests

Nov 4th 2021, 6:44 AM 9,283 Views 4 Comments

Two of the arrests took place after a number of officers were sprayed with paint.

Extinction Rebellion activists in court over alleged graffiti attack at Dept of Foreign Affairs
# Courts
# Courts

Extinction Rebellion activists in court over alleged graffiti attack at Dept of Foreign Affairs

Sep 7th 2021, 3:06 PM 10,212 Views 0 Comments

They were charged with criminal damage at the department building.

London's Tower Bridge blocked by Extinction Rebellion protesters
# London
# London

London's Tower Bridge blocked by Extinction Rebellion protesters

Aug 30th 2021, 5:09 PM 16,780 Views 29 Comments

XR campaigners have blocked the landmark to demand the UK government divest from fossil fuels.

Climate activist spared trial over graffiti attack on government building
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate activist spared trial over graffiti attack on government building

May 25th 2021, 5:43 PM 16,273 Views 0 Comments

Extinction Rebellion Ireland members staged a protest outside the courthouse in support of Orla Murphy.

# extinction-rebellion - All time

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 20,778 Views 0 Comments

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

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 15,076 Views 10 Comments

The dinosaur mascot will continue despite reports to the contrary.

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 23,616 Views 23 Comments

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

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 63,128 Views 26 Comments

The action was condemned by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

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 23,175 Views 42 Comments

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

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 17,956 Views 13 Comments

Thousands of campaigners descended on Parliament Square this afternoon.

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 41,549 Views 53 Comments

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

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 16,092 Views 39 Comments

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

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 23,088 Views 102 Comments

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

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 7,866 Views 20 Comments

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

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 12,375 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: 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 21,201 Views 18 Comments

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

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 42,568 Views 55 Comments

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

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 7,513 Views 20 Comments

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

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 43,002 Views 74 Comments

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

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 33,008 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 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 12,057 Views 0 Comments

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

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 60,902 Views 146 Comments

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

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 19,635 Views 0 Comments

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

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 15,190 Views 0 Comments

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

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 15,123 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 7,248 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 12,965 Views 80 Comments

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

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 21,302 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 43,411 Views 346 Comments

The demonstration has been organised in support of Extinction Rebellion.

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 28,928 Views 71 Comments

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

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 23,142 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 10,951 Views 23 Comments

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

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 15,675 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 19,927 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 44,023 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 15,344 Views 33 Comments

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

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 11,144 Views 33 Comments

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

'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 32,735 Views 115 Comments

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

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