Connect to the Global Rebellion Movement!

Want to know more about Extinction Rebellion as a planetary movement, with over 1100 local groups active in 76 countries? Here are a few ways to expand your awareness:

(Note: I’ve been really enjoying this every Sunday evening, as various youngish XR rebels from London bring news and views from the movement in the UK and worldwide.)

Every Friday, from my Twitter “perch” on @XR_PDX, I view photos and messaging pouring in from the global Fridays For Future movement, also known as School Strike for Climate, started by Greta Thunberg in August 2018. It’s humbling, poignant and inspiring to see young people from Uganda to Australia, India to the Arctic, some at risk of arrest, hold their signs and show their commitment to climate action.

About Janet Weil

Janet Weil is a writer and climate activist who works on the XRPDX media working group. She also serves on the Advisory Board of Ethics in Tech, and the Climate Crisis and Militarism working group of Veterans For Peace. A bird lover, Janet is inspired by the decades-long quest to bring back the California condor from the brink of extinction.

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