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Forty-four protesters have been taken into police custody in Sydney since Monday afternoon, as the global environmental movement stages a week of demonstrations worldwide.Forty-four protesters have been taken into police custody in Sydney since Monday afternoon, as the global environmental movement stages a week of demonstrations worldwide.

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says he does not think climate activists will win many friends as Extinction Rebellion demonstrators block traffic and trams in Melbourne's CBD for the second day in a row.Victoria's Premier says he does not think climate activists will win many friends as demonstrators block traffic and trams in Melbourne's CBD for the second day in a row.

Extinction Rebellion protests shut down streets in Melbourne CBD for second day - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The global environmental movement aims to save the Earth from "extinction". The global environmental movement aims to save the Earth from "extinction".

Global climate 'rebellion' sees mass arrests and blocked roads | SBS News

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As a doctor, I’m bound by good clinical practice to hold human life with the utmost respect, to practice from a scientific evidence base, and to act promptly when patient safety may be compromised. And I’m supporting Extinction Rebellion – not as a “nose-ringed crusty”, but out of duty to this ethical code, and out of respect to the evidence that the climate crisis is, as theAs a doctor, I’m bound by good clinical practice to hold human life with the utmost respect, to practice from a scientific evidence base, and to act promptly when patient safety may be compromised.

For doctors like me, joining Extinction Rebellion is a moral duty | The Independent

WHATEVER people think of environmental protest group extinction rebellion, one thing is unarguable: they have an impressive ability to marshal hordes of supporters to their cause. Yesterday saw the start of what the group (known by the acronym XR) threatens to be two weeks of direct action to bring London to a halt.WHATEVER people think of environmental protest group extinction rebellion, one thing is unarguable: they have an impressive ability to marshal hordes of supporters to their cause. Yesterday saw the start of what the group (known by the acronym XR) threatens to be two weeks of direct action to bring London to a halt.

Real danger behind Extinction Rebellion that needs to be exposed, says STEPHEN POLLARD | Express Comment | Comment | Express.co.uk

“This AM, protestors are blocking the Walterdale bridge, delaying commute for hundreds in Edmonton trying to get to work & take kids to school. Somehow this is all supposed to be in the name of environment, but hundreds of cars are now idling unnecessarily as they wait backed up. https://t.co/kk724bzqOX”

Jason Kenney on Twitter: "This AM, protestors are blocking the Walterdale bridge, delaying commute for hundreds in Edmonton trying to get to work & take kids to school. Somehow this is all supposed to be in the name of environment, but hundreds of cars are now idling unnecessarily as they wait backed up.… https://t.co/yzQoIsENJQ"

“We're sorry... We don't want to disrupt you, your families and your loved ones but the inaction of our governments on the climate and ecological emergency is a death sentence. We are terrified, we are angry and we have to #ActNow. Join us in the streets - #InternationalRebellion. https://t.co/fiTIDL4Ubn”

Extinction Rebellion ⌛️ on Twitter: "We're sorry... We don't want to disrupt you, your families and your loved ones but the inaction of our governments on the climate and ecological emergency is a death sentence. We are terrified, we are angry and we have to #ActNow. Join us in the streets - #InternationalRebellion.… https://t.co/2Is132QVmJ"

“Today, the Metropolitan Police Service imposed a condition upon the ongoing Extinction Rebellion demonstrations in central London. The following condition was imposed under Section 14 of the Public Order Act 1986”

MPS Events on Twitter: "Today, the Metropolitan Police Service imposed a condition upon the ongoing Extinction Rebellion demonstrations in central London. The following condition was imposed under Section 14 of the Public Order Act 1986… https://t.co/oo5F0UqKHB"

“Well over 50 arrests and more expected at Spring St #ExtinctionRebellion protest now almost 3 hours in @theheraldsun https://t.co/JyMdAC97OM”

Aneeka Simonis on Twitter: "Well over 50 arrests and more expected at Spring St #ExtinctionRebellion protest now almost 3 hours in @theheraldsun… "

Major Extinction Rebellion sites including Westminster Bridge and Smithfield Market have been shut down by police after threatening protesters would be arrested. The Met has issued a condition imposed under...Lambeth Bridge, Westminster Bridge and Victoria Embankment have all been reopened as protesters are moved on.

Police close in on XR protesters forcing them to Trafalgar Square | Metro News

Police are out in force again today as Extinction Rebellion activists target public transport in major Aust...

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Climate change activists will continue protesting in Perth on Wednesday as part as part of a nation-wide protest.Climate change activists will continue protesting in Perth on Wednesday as part as part of a nation-wide protest.

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Climate change protesters have criticised police for their handling of demonstrations, and the "harsh bail conditions" sought for many of those arrested.Climate change protesters have criticised police for their handling of demonstrations, and the "harsh bail conditions" sought for many of those arrested.

Arrested climate change protesters slam 'harsh bail conditions'

Police have set outrageous bail conditions to climate activists in a bid to squash the movement to end climate destruction.The Extinction Rebellion (often referred to as XR) protest yesterday was considered a success for a number of reasons - it had hundreds of attendees, was non-violent and disrupted the commute to bring awareness to

Sydney Climate Activists Given Outrageous Bail Conditions | 5Why

But a political crackdown from state and federal governments could backfire internationally, a political science expert has warned.But a political crackdown from state and federal governments could backfire internationally, a political science expert has warned.

If you live in a major Australian city, expect your daily routine to be disrupted this week. Protest group Extinction Rebellion is carrying out a week of flas...If you live in a major Australian city, expect your daily routine to be disrupted this week. Protest group Extinction Rebellion is carrying out a week of flas...

Extinction Rebellion protesters might be annoying. But they have a point | The Canberra Times