#SurvivalRebellion is not a 'movement' or even a 'mobilisation' really. It's just a cheeky hashtag and twitter account, to offer a zero-carbon, zero-budget alternative to 'the only game in town' at the moment.
The ultra-selfish, self-obsessed, #BlairRichProject wing of the party are finally hoisting themselves away on their own petards and it's hilarious.
Roses are Red
Violets are Blue
facebook is an Orwellian nightmare
Is twitter too?
Four people have had part of their hands blown off by grenades.
I'm choosing my words here very carefully, because there are too many positive ripples coming out of XR to just slag it off.
Extreme Weather events are becoming more frequent and getting worse. This data was compiled from the Extinction Rebellion newsletter hivemind, updated and compressed into chronological order by Ann Narkeh.
Extreme Weather events are becoming more frequent and getting worse.
Usually at this time of year I start to get a bit humbuggy but I'm pleasantly surprised to find myself in a somewhat more bouyant mood than usual.
f*ck it, I'm back 'in' but I'm not going along blindly. I really want to see these issues dealt with because I believe they're vital to the integrity of the movement.
After careful consideration, I've decided to share these thoughts publicly, for what they're worth.