Activism

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Your green credentials may be linked to your genes, study says
Identical twins have more similar views on environmental issues than non-identical ones, research finds

Sofia Quaglia

20, Oct, 2021 @12:30 PM

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Young climate activists vow to keep fighting despite UN setback
Children’s rights body rejects landmark case by group of activists including Greta Thunberg

Miranda Bryant

20, Oct, 2021 @10:52 AM

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Jane Goodall on fires, floods, frugality and the good fight: ‘People have to change from within’
The climate emergency has been a wakeup call to everyone, and the ethologist and environmentalist is working as hard as ever to defeat it. She discusses horror, hope and heroism in her late 80s

Emine Saner

20, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Video shows Range Rover pushing Insulate Britain activist at sit-in
Driver seen inching car forwards on to protesters blocking road in Thurrock as onlookers goad her on

Damien Gayle

19, Oct, 2021 @3:50 PM

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Inside Insulate Britain: on the road with the disruptive climate protesters
Roadblocks have caused anger but members say only maximum economic disruption will make politicians listen

Damien Gayle

17, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Arrest the government, not Insulate Britain protesters | Letters
Letters: One activist argues that we need systemic governmental change, while Diana Jones suggests there should be a baseline standard for energy-efficient homes

Letters

15, Oct, 2021 @4:38 PM

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Indigenous tribes tried to block a car battery mine. But the courts stood in the way
Legal setbacks in efforts to block a new lithium mine in Nevada’s Thacker Pass highlight how federal courts routinely fail to protect sacred lands

Hallie Golden

15, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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It’s easy to feel pessimistic about climate. But we’ve got two big things on our side | Bill McKibben
One is the astonishing fall in the cost of renewable energy. The other is the huge growth in the citizens’ movements demanding action, says academic and climate campaigner Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben

15, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Insulate Britain pauses roadblocks to give PM ‘chance to do the right thing’
Environmental protest group suspends direct action campaign with open letter to Boris Johnson

Damien Gayle

14, Oct, 2021 @1:16 PM

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Insulate Britain’s actions are roadblocks to change | Letters
Letters: Readers believe that dealing with the climate emergency demands cooperation and consensus, not conflict and disruption

Letters

13, Oct, 2021 @4:06 PM

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Drivers threaten Insulate Britain activists in Essex protests
Tense scenes as lorry drivers use vehicles to try to break through demonstrators’ blockades

Damien Gayle

13, Oct, 2021 @10:55 AM

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Prince Charles says he ‘totally understands’ frustrations of climate protesters
Royal urges Extinction Rebellion and others to use ‘more constructive’ methods to avert ‘catastophic’ climate crisis

Jamie Grierson

11, Oct, 2021 @12:05 PM

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