May 2019

Extinction Rebellion & the Climate Emergency – The Case for Civil Disruption (long read)

Alexandria Villsenor, 13, has spent every Friday since December wrapped in a winter coat outside the United Nations headquarters in New York City, protesting the glacial response to climate change. Sabirah Mahmud, 16, leads a team of young people in Philadelphia. She has a personal motivation for striking — her family is from Bangladesh. “Sea levels are rising and Bangladesh is

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Extinction Rebellion & the Climate Emergency – The Case for Civil Disruption (long read)

Alexandria Villsenor, 13, has spent every Friday since December wrapped in a winter coat outside the United Nations headquarters in New York City, protesting the glacial response to climate change. Sabirah Mahmud, 16, leads a team of young people in Philadelphia. She has a personal motivation for striking — her family is from Bangladesh. “Sea levels are rising and Bangladesh is

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