SmartGreen Post Two weeks into Mauritius’ declaration of the state of environmental emergency, the situation is still dreadful. At least 1,000 tons of fuel were spilt into the Indian Ocean following a massive leak from the Japanese ship MV Wakashio which run aground on July 25th.
Students to the rescue
Extinction Rebellion offers post-arrest support to over 1,000 climate activists behind the bars
The environmental movement Extinction Rebellion (XR) is training specific teams to provide post-arrest support for its activists ahead of the next uprising beginning 7 October. Their tactic is to raise awareness about the climate emergency by using non-violent civil disobedience and creating maximum chaos in the judicial system. And it is working.