Who runs Extinction Rebellion?

Who runs Extinction Rebellion?

The answer, surprisingly, is that YOU do! Extinction Rebellion does not have leadership in any traditional sense. Those who lead will vary from action to action. This will depend on who has the ideas, the initiative, or the time to take the movement forward. Anyone...
Paint the Streets

Paint the Streets

Paint the Streets is about telling truth about the climate emergency, and engaging in resistance to widespread denial. It aims to… • Raise awareness for April 15th: International call to action • Raise the alarm on the environmental emergency • Remind the world...
Declaring rebellion

Declaring rebellion

On Friday 22nd March, Extinction Rebellion South Australia started the ball rolling, with our first action in Adelaide (our Southern group has already been leading the way with their actions). This was not an arrestable action, but a deeply symbolic one, explaining...
Revitalising democracy

Revitalising democracy

This blogpost explains Extinction Rebellion’s third demand, which flags a future where every citizen feels like their contribution can be meaningful. These demands require mobilisation of similar size and scope to those enacted in times of war. We do not, however,...
Those pesky demands

Those pesky demands

Why are Extinction Rebellion making demands of our government? Who do we think we are? This is a good question. Most activist campaigns have specific goals, such as stopping drilling for oil in the Great Australian Bight. However Extinction Rebellion has much a much...