Extinction Rebellion: How Radical Climate Crisis Advocacy Became a Social Justice Battleground

The group, which goes by XR and spans multiple countries, has been accused of white supremacy and exclusivity in its efforts to curb the climate crisis.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Nov 4, 2019
Extinction Rebellion
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.