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US News Extinction Rebellion launches plan for 'Twelve Days of Crisis'

07:50  27 november  2019
07:50  27 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

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CityAM - Extinction Rebellion is gearing up for seasonal disruptive action that it has dubbed “ Twelve Days of Crisis ”. The climate action. “With the help of bikes, bees and bulldozers, the 12 days of creative action will see rebels across the UK raising the alarm about the climate crisis ”, the group said.

Extinction Rebellion is gearing up for seasonal disruptive action. that it has dubbed " Twelve Days of Crisis ". The climate action group's latest plan is The protesters are expected to target headquarters of the political parties ahead of the 12 December general election in a bid to pile the pressure on

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Extinction Rebellion is gearing up for seasonal disruptive action that it has dubbed “Twelve Days of Crisis”.

The climate action group’s latest plan is set to start on November 30 with a “Paint the Streets” event, before the 12-day demonstration begins at the start of next month.

Grandparents from Extinction Rebellion pour fake blood over young people outside the Guildhall in Cambridge to highlight the inter-generational injustice of climate change. (Photo by Joe Giddens/PA Images via Getty Images) © PA Wire/PA Images Grandparents from Extinction Rebellion pour fake blood over young people outside the Guildhall in Cambridge to highlight the inter-generational injustice of climate change. (Photo by Joe Giddens/PA Images via Getty Images)

The protesters are expected to target headquarters of the political parties ahead of the 12 December general election in a bid to pile the pressure on politicians.

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Extinction Rebellion has officially announced its " Twelve Days of Crisis " campaign which plans to disrupt the general election with a series of non-violent protests. The seasonally-named action intends to put pressure on politicians of all parties to make "climate and ecological emergency the defining

Extinction Rebellion (abbreviated as XR) is a global environmental movement with the stated aim of using nonviolent civil disobedience to compel government action to avoid tipping points in the climate

“With the help of bikes, bees and bulldozers, the 12 days of creative action will see rebels across the UK raising the alarm about the climate crisis”, the group said.

The timeline for the 12-day movement, which can be found on the firm’s website, includes a “mothers and babies nurse-in” as well as a “Bikes against bulldozers” rally.

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The Election Rebellion activists have vowed to urge all political parties to make the Climate and Ecological Emergency their top priority and ask that politicians sign up to its “Three Demands Bill”.

Sarah Lunnon of Extinction Rebellion’s Political Circle:“In the end, climate and ecological breakdown is a moral question. How much life will you accept dying? Just how terrible a world will you leave the world’s children?”

Extinction Rebellion climate change protesters stand with other protesters sitting and blocking traffic on Whitehall at the bottom of Trafalgar Square, during a rally in London, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Climate protesters in London have kept up their campaign despite being ousted by a police order from their Trafalgar Square encampment on Monday. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham) © ASSOCIATED PRESS Extinction Rebellion climate change protesters stand with other protesters sitting and blocking traffic on Whitehall at the bottom of Trafalgar Square, during a rally in London, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Climate protesters in London have kept up their campaign despite being ousted by a police order from their Trafalgar Square encampment on Monday. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham) She added: “None of the major parties’ manifestos make the call for mobilization that is needed to defend and protect life on earth.”

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