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After months of asking the governor to commit to No New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure, climate activists scale up their daily State House Stand-Out

State House Critical Mass Day state house stand-out

On Monday September 18, more than 30 climate activists from Extinction Rebellion Boston (XR) played a creative version of basketball in the halls of the Massachusetts State House.

State House Maura Healey Basketball
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XR Boston has never targeted the ISG Museum - We are simply creating a conversation around biodiversity loss.

Isabella Stewart Gardner Gardner Museum

XR Boston announces their 2023 Week of Rebellion to demand No New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

Week of Rebellion

Members of XR and CD engaged in nonviolent civil disobedience to disrupt business as usual at Harvard. The non-violent climate activists disrupted a speech by Executive Director of the Environmental & Energy Law Program, Carrie Jenks, demanding that Harvard fire Jody Freeman, their co-chair of Harvard University's Presidential Committee on Sustainability.

ConocoPhillips Jody Freeman Climate Defiance Harvard