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Extinction Rebellion retweeted
Yap! We cannot have climate justice without racial justice
Vanessa Nakate, a climate activist from Uganda, was cut out of a news photo featuring her and four white campaigners. She denounced her omission as a sign of the erasure of Black voices in environmental activism. Her message reverberated across the world. nyti.ms/3nUcpGt
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Collective care is so important. briarpatchmagazine.com/artic… #ReGen
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Has @Shell not noticed the "Brazil-sized" forest being chopped down & burnt in Brazil already?
Analysis: Shell says new ‘Brazil-sized’ forest would be needed to meet 1.5C climate goal carbonbrief.org/analysis-she…
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A tiny reason we do what we do. 💚
This little fella is the Pink Fairy Armadillo. They're about 4 inches long, live in a small area of Argentina, and are on the critically endangered "red list". Isn't it brilliant?
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Extinction Rebellion retweeted
Today we smeared fake oil over @WellsFargo. The bank is one of the world's biggest climate criminals. It is making a killing from the Line 3 oil pipeline - committing atrocities against indigenous people & accelerating the climate crisis. Wells Fargo must #DefundLine3 NOW.
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Spring Rebellion day 5 yesterday - Good times around and near the sacred fire with community teach-ins, music, and food. A special gathering with elders and members of the Musqueam, Squamish, and T'sleil Waututh was a highlight. What an ending to a powerful 5 days of action!
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You'd think world leaders would act before "Siberia is burning as usual." was a phrase. If they won't, everyone else should.
Replying to @DavidLWindt
This is what the #ClimateCrisis looks like in #Russia right now. "Novosibirsk has been blanketed by smog from dozens of nearby wildfires, with residents gasping for air and local media reporting a distinct smell of smoke in the city center." themoscowtimes.com/2021/04/2…
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It's hard to believe anyone's going to produce 200 billion litres of sustainable airline fuel frankly. #greenwashing
👏👏 Read about what we're doing to develop SAF here on.bp.com/33ifqGP
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Extinction Rebellion retweeted
#ClimateStrike is a form of a protest in which people absent themselves from education or work in order to join demonstrations demanding action to counter #ClimateChange! @gretathuberg is the custodian of #FridaysForFuture Climate strikes
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Extinction Rebellion retweeted
Week 4 - "..to make its fair contribution to staying within the carbon budget for the 2°C limit, then it means a min. of 80% reduction by 2030 .. including aviation + shipping." @GretaThunberg If its broke, fix it! @COP26 #FridaysForFuture #ClimateEmergency #WhereWillYouBeIn2030
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Extinction Rebellion retweeted
Morgen, 7.Mai ab 17h ist wieder Sitzstreik in Chur auf dem Alexanderplatz. Die Klimakrise ist hier und jetzt! Werde jetzt Teil von @XR_Graubuenden
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It's XR history hour...
In 1969, the Caribbean island of Curaçao became the site of a large Shell strike & anticolonial uprising~ Curaçao was an opportune location for Shell to capitalize on the “new black gold” found off the coast in Venezuela in the early 20th century. In 1915, Shell established the/
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#TIL Domestic aerosol products are a significant source of air pollution.
Backdoor #airpollutants.... Consumer aerosol products overtake cars as source of dangerous smog in UK. "Global emissions of VOCs from compressed aerosol products" online.ucpress.edu/elementa/…
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Shareholder action can rein in destructive companies, and save billions of tons of emissions. 💚
The results are in: 99% of @RioTinto shareholders today voted for a resolution calling on the company to set independently verified, Paris-aligned emission reduction targets
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#Covid19 like the climate crisis, was caused by the destruction of nature.
Future #PandemicRisk can be lowered by: 📢Promoting responsible consumption 🌳Greater conservation of protected areas 🦠Reducing unsustainable exploitation of high #biodiversity regions Revisit @IPBES #PandemicsReport 👉 ipbes.net/pandemics #ThinkLandscape
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