2019-10-16 Extinction Rebellion Right to Protest
57 images Created 17 Oct 2019
London, UK. 16 October, 2019. Thousands of climate activists from Extinction Rebellion defy the Metropolitan Police prohibition on Extinction Rebellion Autumn Uprising protests throughout London under Section 14 of the Public Order Act 1986 by attending a Right to Protest assembly in Trafalgar Square. Arrests were made by the Metropolitan Police, including of Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley and Guardian journalist George Monbiot, after a group of protesters sat down in the road in Whitehall.