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Barclays Bank #climate protest, Sat 25th May #Manchester

Manchester Momentum joined with XR and other environmental supporting groups on Saturday 25th May as part of international action targeting Barclays bank. Barclays was the target as they are the worst bank in Europe for funding the fossil fuel industry, … Continue reading

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Upcoming: “Achieving rapid energy demand reduction in the UK’ Thurs 23rd May, 1pm #Manchester

Next Tyndall Manchester Seminar- Achieving rapid energy demand reduction in the UK’ by Professor John Barrett, on Thursday 23rd May (room C21, Pariser Building, Sackville Street) at 1.00pm.  number 12 on the map here http://www.manchester.ac.uk/discover/maps/interactive-map/?id=9 John Barrett, Sustainable Research Institute, University of Leeds While reducing energy demand … Continue reading

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Interview with Ugandan #climate activist

While Manchester Climate Monthly mostly sticks to Manchester (the clue is in the name), there is a wider world out there, and it’s melting/boiling. Below is an interview with Adong Ciccilly Ben, from Uganda. 1. First who are you (age, what … Continue reading

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Upcoming: #climate grief and anxiety meetings, #Manchester, Friday 10 May, Weds 22nd May

There are two climate anxiety meetings coming up in Manchester over the coming weeks. This Friday, Whalley Range Climate Action are hosting a Climate Grief workshop from 6-8pm at the Students Union, University of MCR on Oxford Road, Room 1.1 … Continue reading

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Interview with Jennie Gibson, on #climatebreakdown, #Manchester and ‘what is to be done’

Jennie Gibson is one of the people involved in Fridays for the Future (and other activities) who MCFly is interviewing. If you want to answer these questions (especially if you don’t tick many/any of the following boxes – white, middle-class, … Continue reading

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Event Report: the diversity of #ExtinctionRebellion #Manchester

Early on Monday evening I attended my first Extinction Rebellion meet up in Manchester. Every Monday from 6pm a group of members meet up at Sandbar on Grosvenor Street. [Next week’s meeting, Monday 29th, is at the Breadshed, nearby. See … Continue reading

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Interview with youth #climate activist Jerome Foster II (USA)

Latest interview with a youth climate activist, this time from the United States… 1. First a bit about you – ● who are you? My name is Jerome Foster II, I am a 16 year old climate change activist, I … Continue reading

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