Posts Tagged ‘Frome Uprising’

November 2018 meeting: Frome Uprising and Extinction Rebellion planning

Thursday 1st November – Good Heart Cafe, Palmer Street. Bring food to share from 6.30, meeting from 7pm. We will be looking back at the ‘Frome Uprising‘ month, the three events, the demo, and the two talks, assessing how it went and if anything could have been done better and what we can learn from it.…

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Carne Ross, the Accidental Anarchist

Carne Ross, former British UN diplomat during the Afghanistan and Iraq wars, came to the Rye Bakery on Friday 5th October to discuss the inner workings of British foreign policy & his transformation into an anarchist. A showing of his documentary ‘Accidental Anarchist’ was followed by a Q&A session and wider discussion about the issues raised. See this post…

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Rising Up: Upping the Game — a talk by Roger Hallam

Speaker Roger Hallam outlined the impacts of climate change and what actions we can take to enable the switch away from fossil fuels. Roger said ‘The science is done – we are heading for climate catastrophe in the next decade and face the prospect of extinction if governments don’t change course very fast. Come and hear the…

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Frome Rises for Climate

An impressive crowd showed up at the Boyle Cross on the 8th September as part of the international RISE FOR CLIMATE campaign. Frome joined thousands of cities and towns around the world in holding an action and rally to demonstrate how the tide has turned in the race against climate change, to showcase climate action taking…

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