Bristol news Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - They say they are "scared young people crying out in desperation"

Bristol news Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com

MetiNews.Com - They say they are "scared young people crying out in desperation"

Bristol news  Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com
18 October 2020 - 21:15

Breaking News ! Climate activists have “handed themselves in” at a Bristol police station. Members of Extinction Rebellion Youth Bristol gathered at Bridewell police station to "declare their criminality" on Saturday (October 17) as a response to recent comments from home secretary Priti Patel. She said that Extinction Rebellion activists are "so-called eco-crusaders turned criminals", but members say they are "scared young people crying out in desperation". University of Bristol student Charlie, 20, who was arrested on Clifton Suspension Bridge in August said: “Avon and Somerset Police claim to ‘Serve. Protect. Respect’ but neglect to mention that this doesn’t apply to everyone.

. "We want to bring attention to the injustices of the system, of which the police play a vital part, shown by the over-policing of XR protests and BLM protests to an even greater extent.” Read More Related Articles More than 100 positive coronavirus tests recorded in Bristol in past 24 hours Read More Related Articles Bristol cocktail bar forced to shut for deep clean after reported break-in College student Eddie, 18, who was present at the police station, added: “The home secretary wants to label us ‘organised criminals’ but that’s just not true. "We’re scared young people who are crying out in desperation for our future. "I care about my future, and for the future of our children, and for that I am labelled as a criminal.”

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Bristol news Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com


Bristol news Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com


Bristol news Extinction Rebellion activists 'hand themselves in' to police MetiNews.Com


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