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Europe gets its first ‘Tar-Free City’

Oxford takes a lead from communities in the US by rejecting oil from Canada’s destructive tar sands project.

Filed in: Canada Energy Environment First Nations Reservations (Canada) Oil Politics United Kingdom United States

Where art meets climate change

London’s Two Degrees festival gets the audience involved in the hope of provoking thoughts, and action, for change.

Filed in: Activism Art Climate Change Ethical Consumerism Film Oil Poetry United Kingdom

Keep British universities fossil fuel free

Oxford University’s partnership with Shell has provoked protest – and there’s more to come, explains People & Planet’s Louise Hazan.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Education Environment Oil United Kingdom

Keep tar sands out of Europe!

As John Kerry met the G8 in London, activists demanded he says no to dirty oil. Tara Clarke was one of them.

Filed in: Canada Climate Change Environment First Nations Reservations (Canada) Oil United Kingdom United States

PODCAST: Dirty oil

Taking action against tar sands in North America and the EU and why Obama must say not to the Keystone XL pipeline.

Filed in: Activism Canada Climate Change Europe European Union First Nations Reservations (Canada) Oil United States

PODCAST: Protecting the Arctic

Phil England hosts the latest Climate Radio episode on Shell’s suspended drilling, the British government and your pension.

Filed in: Arctic Arctic Climate Change Environment Oil

London tar sands protest backs Idle No More

A First Nations activist will join the UK Tar Sands Network as they hand over a petition to the Canadian government.

Filed in: Activism Canada Environment First Nations Reservations (Canada) Human Rights Oil Pollution United Kingdom

Tate faces members’ revolt over BP

Kevin Smith says the galleries can ditch the disgraced oil giant’s sponsorship without terrible consequences.

Filed in: Activism Environment Oil United Kingdom

Pirates! Oil companies are stoking hysteria to line their pockets

Oil and shipping companies have ways of getting you, the public, to pay for protecting their profits Emma Hughes explains.

Filed in: Military Oil United Kingdom

Reclaim our bard

BP’s sponsorship of the Royal Shakespeare Company brought Sarah Shoraka in front of a packed London theatre… and she’s not an actor.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Culture Disasters Environment Oil

Meet Irish environmental activist Tara Clarke

The 24-year-old believes that her generation can break dependence on fossil fuels and stop a fracking future.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Environment Ireland Oil Youth

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