January 28, 2020 (Rebellion.earth) The Spanish government has tentatively announced a Climate Emergency. While this is progress of a sort, we respond by saying: Good, but not good enough. Words and gestures are useless without significant action to underpin the statement.
On the topic of actions matching words, this week’s History Corner tells the extraordinary story of the environmental victory every forgot: a welcome reminder that change is possible!
In other news, we celebrate the bravery and creativity of XR Belgium, who carried out a powerful action at a car show involving over 180 arrests. What a way to start the new year! Meanwhile, rebels in Norway have seen some success in campaigning against one of the leading media conglomerates of the country, demanding truth and justice for the planet.
A rebel in Brussels