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Climate protest news 17/4/2022

Extinction Rebellion: Seventy arrested at climate change protests Seventy people were arrested during a spate of Extinction Rebellion protests across London on Saturday, police said. Six people, including two Olympic athletes, were detained for scaling and gluing themselves to an oil … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 15 April 2022

Climate campaigners blockade four bridges in central London Four London bridges have been forced to close by Extinction Rebellion climate activists who formed human barriers, blocking traffic and bringing delays to the capital. Eco protesters lined the roads outside Blackfriars, … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 14 April 2022 / 1

Just Stop Oil activists clamber on tanker bringing chaos to the M4 Just Stop Oil activists stopped and surrounded an oil tanker on Thursday morning causing chaos for commuters coming into London on the M4. It came as Extinction Rebellion accused the Metropolitan Police of carrying out … Continue reading

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‘Cut the crap’ say Extinction Rebellion on their ‘Free the Press’ protest

Extinction Rebellion protested today about UK’s press and politics being dominated by the politics and interests of 5 [ed: 4] non-dom tax evading billionaires. The political agenda is largely set by these sihts who often engage in criminal behaviour e.g. … Continue reading

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Some light Christmas reading

A few politics articles for light Christmas reading … Why are taxpayers spending £60m on a bridge for Joanna Lumley? The bridge has been sold as a new public right of way by Johnson. In reality it is anything but. … Continue reading

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Politics news allsorts

Commentary and analysis of recent UK politics events Related: Over 1,000 cyclists stage die-in protest outside Transport for London HQ http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2013/12/george-osborne-becomes-first-senior-tory-criticise-boris-johnsons-iq-and-inequality George Osborne has become the first senior Tory to distance himself from Boris Johnson’s remarks about IQ and inequality. … Continue reading

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