Extinction Rebellion


A call to all Leeds residents & interest groups for peaceful protest against the causes of climate change.
Animal Rights, Arts & Culture, Community, Disability Rights, Ecological Justice, Economic Justice, Energy, Feminism, Health, Housing, Human Rights, International Solidarity, Land, Food & Agriculture, LGBTQI+, Migrant Rights, Peace & Disarmament, Workers Rights and Youth & Education
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Group description

1. Tell the truth
Government must tell the truth by declaring a climate and ecological emergency, working with other institutions to communicate the urgency for change.

2. Act Now
Government must act now to halt biodiversity loss and reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2025.

3. Beyond Politics
Government must create and be led by the decisions of a Citizens’ Assembly on climate and ecological justice.

How can people get involved?

1. For-nightly general meetings
2. Our workshops and presentation, e.g. Non-violent direct action training, regenerative culture workshops, Heading for Extinction…and what to do about it presentation, privilege workshop, and so on.
3. Socials!
4. Our actions, ranging from small scale protests to headline non-violent direct actions
5. Our subgroups, e.g. Extinction Rebellion LGBTQI+ Leeds, Extinction Rebellion Students, Extinction Rebellion Youth, and so on!
6. Postcode area Whatsapp groups, great for meeting up locally (Link on the facebook page)
7. Through working groups: Media, Arts, Music, Legal, Finnance, Logistics, Regenerative Culture, Wellbeing, and so on. (Link on the facebook page)
8. Our social media pages.

When do you meet? 

Fortnightly every Monday, at Former Bridget Street Church, Bridge St, Leeds LS2 7QZ.

How can interested people contact your group? 

Facebook page (For direct messaging) : Extinction Rebellion Leeds.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/306330893290953/?ref=br_rs

Facebook group (For messaging wider group) : Extinction Rebellion Leeds

Instagram: extinctionrleeds https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrleeds/ Protonmail: leedsXR@protonmail.com

Phone: Contact mail for invitations to whatsapp and signal group chats

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Upcoming Events for this Group

Syngenta Protest

November 5 @ 21:00 - November 19 @ 00:00
by Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion Leeds General Meeting

November 18 @ 18:30 - 21:00
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until December 23, 2019

by Extinction Rebellion

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