Extinction Rebellion wins court challenge to London police ban

World / Social Issues Nov 6, 2019

Extinction Rebellion wins court challenge to London police ban

Extinction Rebellion climate-change activists won a legal challenge in London's High Court on Wednesday against a police-imposed blanket ban on protests during its "Autumn Uprising" in the British capital in October. The court said separate gatherings, even if coordinated by one organization, could not be ...

Climate protesters lay siege to London City Airport

World / Politics Oct 11, 2019

Climate protesters lay siege to London City Airport

A climate protester glued himself to a plane and another held up a flight with a speech on global warming Thursday as campaigners tried to "occupy" a London airport near the capital's global financial hub. London police reported making more than 1,000 arrests over four ...