About this Episode:
The Extinction Rebellion movement and protests that have occurred this week are explored in depth as an illustration of both the collapse of an old system and the emergence of new models with more capacity than ever before.
Recorded on 22 April 2019 in Byron Bay, Australia.
Links and resources
Extinction Rebellion arrests pass 1,000 on eighth day of protests (Guardian Article) https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/22/people-arrested-at-london-climate-protests
Extinction Rebellion (Website) https://extinctionrebellion.uk/the-truth/about-us/
Police officer filmed ‘punching’ teen in head at pro-marijuana rally (The Age Article) https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/police-officer-filmed-punching-teen-in-head-at-pro-marijuana-rally-20190420-p51fuf.html
Snow falls in WA in April for first time in 49 years as Good Friday cold blast turns Bluff Knoll white (ABC News Article) https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-04-20/snow-in-albany-western-australia-record/11032616
Agriculture Department stands by water buybacks, amid claims of scandal and calls for an inquiry (ABC News Article) https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-04-20/agriculture-department-stands-by-water-buybacks/11033530