Take your power back: Carmen’s Story

Take your power back: Carmen’s Story

In the middle of 2019, Carmen’s 16-year-old daughter noticed an Extinction Rebellion event on Facebook. She had been concerned about what was happening to our world and asked her mum if she could go. Carmen was a busy working mum and although she was aware of climate...
Parliament Disruption: Laraine’s Story

Parliament Disruption: Laraine’s Story

In March 2020, 70-year-old retired grandmother, Laraine Newton, and four others entered Parliament and headed for the viewing gallery to listen the debate on whether an act should be passed. If passed it would allow the extension of North West Gas Development...
Stronger Together: Jess’ Story

Stronger Together: Jess’ Story

We love hearing about the diverse people who have joined XRWA. This week I spoke to Jess who has recently moved to Perth and joined the movement. Jess and her partner Craig were both pilots in the eastern states. Life was good, they loved their jobs, and they did what...