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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area ACTION Newsletter #58

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The Rebellion is almost upon us and and it is looking amazing! Please join us at this LAST Big Meetup on Zoom before the Rebellion to find out how you can participate! It’s not too late to contribute! All the details you need and questions and concerns answered! Monday Aug ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area ACTION Newsletter #57

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On Tuesday 18 August, the date of our next big meet up, the first day of the Rebellion will be less than two weeks away!  It starts on 28 August in hundreds of locations around the country. It runs for four days over the long weekend, with a different theme each day. On 1 September ...

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Rebellion 2020

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For us, the rebellion starts in Totnes on 28 August, continues over the bank holiday weekend across the West Country and moves to London, Cardiff and Manchester on 1 September. Whether you are willing and able to travel, are restricted in your ability to go out and about or are ...

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The Climate & Ecological Emergency Bill

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Published 12 August, The Climate & Ecological Emergency Bill will arrive in parliament as it reconvenes on 1 September. XR and friends will be on parliament’s doorstep that morning to deliver it! “This Bill outlines the path needed to avoid the catastrophe outlined by the United Nations…it is farsighted aiming ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area Newsletter #54

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Don’t miss the Big Meet-Up next Tuesday 21 July — we’re talking REBELLION! @ 6:30pm Why now, when many scientists expect a second wave in the pandemic? Because the government’s own Climate Change Committee predicts an increase in the atmosphere’s temperature between 2 and 4 degrees if radical action is ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area Newsletter #53

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NEWS REBELLION begins in the regions on 28th August–  Sign up here for the XR SW newsletter for more information about regional actions REBELLION continues in London 1st September with the ‘We want to live!’ Action outside the Houses of Parliament  amidst warnings of a 4°C world –  See link here for XRUK NEWSLETTER for full ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area Newsletter #52

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Next Tuesday’s Online Meet Up Join XR Totnes and Area big meet-up on Tues 23rd June with special guest Rob Hopkins! We warmly invite you to join Rob Hopkins this Tuesday eve as he leads us on an imaginative journey to a future of possibilities. If there ever was a ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area Newsletter #51

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Next Tuesday’s Big Online Meet Up A screening and discussion of the film 2040 Tuesday 9th June 18.15 – 21.30   The screening of this film is intended as a starting point for a discussion of possible futures that each of us might imagine and act towards bringing into being. Directed ...

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Extinction Rebellion – Totnes & Area Newsletter #50

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Photo of the recent very successful  “Reclaim the Streets” bicycle ride. Around 30 people came out to ride in a socially distanced way around Totnes and Bridgetown. It was one of many such rides all over the UK – part of the “No Going Back” campaign where XR joined with many other ...

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XRTA Imminent Action Brief Interim Newsletter #3

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This message is about an action on the streets this weekend Sat and Sun 16th and 17th May and ongoing online action in lockdown. It brings together actions going on now or happening soon, with info on how to join in. It also aims to bring together all of us ...

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