Climate action protesters spark chaos in Sydney’s city centre, 11 people arrested

SYDNEY (BLOOMBERG, REUTERS) – A group of protesters calling for radical action to cut Australia’s carbon emissions shut one of Sydney’s major roads on Monday (June 27) morning, the beginning of what they’ve said will be a “week of resistance” in the country’s biggest city. More than 100 demonstrators from the climate protest group Blockade […]

Climate laws face new EU Parliament vote after failed first try

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (forth left) and European Commission Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans (second left) attend a press conference with commissioners in Brussels, Belgium, on July 14, 2021. (ZHANG CHENG / XINHUA) BRUSSELS – The European Parliament will on Wednesday try again to agree on more ambitious climate change policies, after rejecting […]