Environmental activism

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Nation records 33 Covid deaths as Victoria reports fifth monkeypox case – as it happened
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Elias Visontay (now) and Stephanie Convery (earlier)

01, Jul, 2022 @7:39 AM

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Sydney’s week of disruptions: who’s on strike, what do they want and what are the impacts?
Rail workers, teachers and healthcare workers are undertaking industrial action

Tamsin Rose

27, Jun, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Climate justice groups join British rail strike picket lines
Campaigners say government must invest in public transport to avoid worst impacts of global heating

Matthew Taylor

23, Jun, 2022 @12:06 PM

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NSW police overreached in treatment of protesters after botched raid, civil groups say
Human rights and environment organisations call for police to act ‘responsibly, with integrity’ ahead of planned climate action in Sydney

Nino Bucci

23, Jun, 2022 @9:22 AM

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Greens MP calls for inquiry into botched NSW police operation against Blockade Australia
Greens upper house member Sue Higginson says ‘even inconvenient’ protesting plays a vital role in democracy and police was extreme

MP calls for inquiry into botched NSW police operation that led to Blockade Australia raid

Nino Bucci

22, Jun, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Blockade Australia activists say police carrying out surveillance refused to identify themselves
Protesters admit they surrounded car, deflated its tyres and placed tarpaulin over it, but say they thought officers were trespassers

Nino Bucci

21, Jun, 2022 @8:26 AM

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The Guardian view on Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira: justice for them, safety for others | Editorial
Editorial: The deaths of the reporter and the Indigenous expert in Brazil come amid growing violence against environmental defenders and journalists


16, Jun, 2022 @5:45 PM

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Insulate Britain says government welcome to borrow its name
No 10 official’s name for an insulation plan was nixed for unoriginality – but the campaigning group is OK with it

Damien Gayle

16, Jun, 2022 @3:15 PM

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There is a war on nature. Dom Phillips was killed trying to warn you about it | Jonathan Watts
Bruno Pereira highlighted the ravaging of the rainforest. Dom told his story, says Jonathan Watts, the Guardian’s global environment editor

Jonathan Watts

16, Jun, 2022 @12:41 PM

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‘You need protests’: Swampy criticises plan to jail those who occupy tunnels
Longstanding protester asks if UK is ‘heading towards dictatorship’ as Home Office updates public order bill

Damien Gayle

13, Jun, 2022 @12:26 PM

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‘I had singular focus’: 30 years on from Severn Cullis-Suzuki’s Earth Summit speech
The then 12-year-old had diplomats squirming in their seats when she berated them at the 1992 gathering

John Vidal

11, Jun, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Fury at government after council overruled on Surrey Hills gas drilling
Lib Dems and environmental campaigners condemn central government after Tory-run council overruled

Peter Walker Political correspondent

08, Jun, 2022 @3:01 PM

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