Talk by Gail Bradbrook of XR UK.

*Extinction Rebellion apologises for using the holocaust as a comparator to climate change. We understand this is deeply offensive and painful for some communities and we apologise for our error. This comparator is no longer used is more recent versions of this talk.
**The information about puffins is inaccurate.
This talk by Gail Bradbrook of Extinction Rebellion will cover two main things: The ecological crisis- the latest science on what risks there are and our current trajectory which includes the possibility of abrupt (ie near term dramatic climate change) and human extinction Understanding our emotional response and about appropriate responses. The basic premise of this talk is to tell the truth and ask us all to act accordingly and consistently with the information, including our understanding of what actually enables change to happen in the world.