Archive for the ‘Protest’ Category

Copenhagen

Without doubt the Copenhagen conference was a  failure. Whilst the people of the world had made it perfectly clear what they wanted, the worlds leaders failed miserably to do their duty, and come up with a fair, legally binding treaty. It would not be fair to brand all leaders as a failure. Gordon Brown’s committed […]

Posted on December 21, 2009 at 4:43 pm by ashley · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Gordon Brown

I have just come out of a conference call with Gordon Brown, organized by Avaaz.org. The British Prime Minister answered questions from around the world put to him by members of Avaaz. This clearly demonstrates the power of the international community to co-operate, working over the internet, to let politicians know the strength of feeling […]

Posted on December 16, 2009 at 6:04 pm by ashley · Permalink · Comments Closed
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The Wave

On Saturday 5th December 2009 the Stop Climate Chaos Coalition organised The Wave. A demonstration against climate change in the lead up to Copenhagen that attracted 40,000 people. The March set off from Grosvenor square, parading through central London and ended up surrounding the Houses of Parliament. It was the largest ever climate change demonstration […]

Posted on December 10, 2009 at 4:58 pm by ashley · Permalink · One Comment
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