Climate Activism

Egyptian activists are battling the state’s greenwashing
Activism

Egyptian activists are battling the state’s greenwashing

COP27 — While hosting the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference, the Egyptian government are continuing repressive mistreatment of environmental campaigners.

Written by: Jessie Williams

Inspiring climate action to get involved in this Earth Day
Activism

Inspiring climate action to get involved in this Earth Day

No planet B — To mark Earth Day, we’re rounding up some of the most urgent climate campaigns to learn about and fight for.

Written by: Isaac Muk

As an Insulate Britain activist in prison, I keep on fighting
Activism

As an Insulate Britain activist in prison, I keep on fighting

‘I haven’t regretted a second‘ — Emma Smart, 44, vowed to stop eating when she was jailed in November for breaching an M25 injunction. Writing on her 26th day of a hunger strike, she explains why she believes her actions are necessary in the fight to save humanity.

Written by: Emma Smart

The media must end its greenwashing of the Tories
Activism

The media must end its greenwashing of the Tories

Climate takeover — The UK media has a long history of failing to highlight the voices that really matter in the fight against the climate crisis – and this COP26 has been no different, writes Kimi Chaddah.

Written by: Kimi Chaddah

Photo highlights from the first week of COP26
Activism

Photo highlights from the first week of COP26

Climate takeover — Photographer Ben Millar Cole has been on the streets of Glasgow this week capturing the colourful and diverse protests taking place around the UN conference.

Written by: Huck

Fight for the future: our best climate protest photos
Activism

Fight for the future: our best climate protest photos

Climate takeover — As part of our climate takeover to mark COP26, we're dipping into the archives and sharing some of our best photos capturing climate activism over the past few years.

Written by: Huck

Nationalising energy is a defining issue of our time
Opinion

Nationalising energy is a defining issue of our time

Green New Deal — Labour is wrong to abandon its commitment to public ownership of energy – especially at the height of a crisis.

Written by: Callum Bell

Keir Starmer must not alienate Labour‘s climate activists
Activism

Keir Starmer must not alienate Labour‘s climate activists

Green New Deal — Yesterday, it was announced that Labour Green New Deal would be blocked from the Party Conference, which begs the question: why is the Labour leadership alienating this vital campaign group as the planet burns?

Written by: Chris Saltmarsh

How climate anxiety is devastating a generation
Culture

How climate anxiety is devastating a generation

‘I‘ve felt utterly helpless‘ — A new study has exposed the terrifying extent to which the climate crisis is linked to widespread psychological distress among young people globally. Experts are calling on governments to take these concerns seriously, or risk inflicting further damage.

Written by: Ben Smoke

Impossible Rebellion: photos of XR blocking a London junction
Activism

Impossible Rebellion: photos of XR blocking a London junction

No planet B — The activist group kicked off its latest mass protests by building a huge table in Covent Garden to demand that the government stops using fossil fuels. Photographer Aiyush Pachnanda was on hand to capture the action.

Written by: Ben Smoke

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