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Police attempt to clear Extinction Rebellion

London – Arrests made under section 14 order as officers in Whitehall begin removing tents.


Extinction Rebellion’s Path to Success

London – In barely a year, the group’s tactics have propelled it from a handful of members to worldwide protests. But can it keep that momentum as its actions get more disruptive?


Chicago teens stage ‘die-in’

CHICAGO — About 200 protesters marched through downtown Chicago Monday evening to demand lawmakers declare a climate emergency.


Hundreds flock to the Loop

CHICAGO – Hundreds of protesters flocked to the Loop Monday night over the future of the planet.


Climate activists demonstrate

Demonstrators chanted “oceans are rising, so are we” and “leave the oil in the soil.”


Protesting at Daley Plaza

Several hundred climate change activists gathered Monday evening in Daley Plaza to demand government action and draw attention to environmental concerns.


With Fake Blood, Extinction Rebellion Hits N.Y.

New York – The provocative climate group is trying to disrupt the city, hoping for the success it has had in London and elsewhere in Europe.


Meet the climate protesters

LONDON — Extinction Rebellion, the more radical arm of the climate-change protest movement, on Monday kicked off two weeks of planned protests designed to shut down dozens of cities around the world.