Avalon Activists participate in Rototom Reggae Festival 2019 as Extinction Rebellion Activists

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In August 2019, members of the proyect participated as Extintion Rebellion in the Rototom Sunsplash European Reggae Festival During the festival, Greenpeace and Extinction Rebellion presented the Social Forum 2019 which was jointly organized with the cultural assosiation Exodus. Among the participantes in the forum there was Tatiana Nuño, who is responsible for the climate change […]

Avalon activists participated in the blockade of Ferraz Street organised by Extinction Rebellion Spain

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Sixty activists from XR Spain blocked the seat of the new government’s party to demand the declaration of climate emergency After the non-violent direct action of 15th April, in which we blocked the international headquarters of the Spanish oil corporation Repsol, Avalon activists were again part of an Extinction Rebellion action group, this time to […]

Storytelling: The art of telling stories about peace, social justice and sustainability

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Alette Willis, lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, imparted an interesting workshop on the art of telling stories On the weekend of 11th and 12th May, Alette Willis, author, storyteller, secretary of the Scottish Storytelling Forum and Chancellor’s Fellow in Counselling and Psychotherapy at the University of Edinburgh, imparted an interesting course to a group […]

Great success in the massive die-in made by XR Granada and The Avalon Project

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Extinction Rebellion and The Avalon Project organised and participated in the massive ‘die-in’ performed in Granada. This proposal, raised by XR Berlin, was followed in Spain by XR groups in Madrid, Barcelona, Seville, Zaragoza and Mallorca, in addition to Granada. The die-in is a way of protest in which people simulate being dead, in this  […]

Activists from The Avalon Project block, together with Extinction Rebellion, access to the headquarters of oil company Repsol in Madrid

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Fifty activists from Extinction Rebellion Spain, among whom there were 6 activists from The Avalon Project, blocked the access to the headquarters of the Spanish oil company Repsol, which is ranked number 23 in the list of the 100 most polluting corporations (CO2) on the planet. This non-violent direct action took place on Monday, 15th […]

The Avalon Project joins global social movement Extinction/Rebellion (XR)

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The Avalon Project has joined the international social movement Extinction / Rebellion (XR), which has launched a global campaign of nonviolent pressure on the world’s governments for criminal inaction in the face of the foreseeable civilisational collapse that could cause climate change and the massive species extinction. The Extinction / Rebellion movement had its origins in […]