EXTINCTION Rebellion (XR) Scotland will protest against the finance sector this weekend with actions in Inverness, Dundee and Glasgow. These actions mark week two of Make the Connections, a campaign highlighting the “collusion between Government, fossil fuels and finance in putting people before profit and wilfully ignoring the facts on climate change”. XR Highlands and Islands will take their message to Barclays bank, demanding they clear up their act. A statement from the group stated: “Look out for a large bath, a greedy bank manager and loadsa dirty money.
The National 17th Oct 2020 read more »
Scotsman 16th Oct 2020 read more »
Extinction Rebellion members are set to gather outside the Scottish Parliament tomorrow morning, in protest of ‘unacceptable’ flaring at the Mossmorran Plant in Fife. Locals will protest at the gate of the site, while other protestors unable to travel because of current Covid-19 restrictions will hold a solidarity rally outside the Scottish Parliament.
Herald 16th Oct 2020 read more »