JULY 23rd - ACTIVISTS superglue themselves to obstruct key passages in congress to demand a climate emergency
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Here's the moment @ExtinctionR superglued themselves to block an underground tunnel between House offices. It took about 2 hours for Capitol police to scrounge up enough acetone to get them loose. pic.twitter.com/bUQnRsfwu8
#Breaking: Climate activists with @XRebelDC have superglued themselves to doors beneath the Cannon House building on Capitol Hill, demanding Congress pass a non-binding resolution proclaiming a climate emergency. pic.twitter.com/ufTSngT7mo
The famed AOC thanked us for our action and said what we are doing is “so very important.”
Photo: Matt Maury
Photo: Zhivko Illeieff
Nick, one of about a dozen climate activists arrested tonight, told me it was a symbolic action disrupting business as usual in Congress during a floor vote, keeping reps "from being able to go about their day as if this isn't a crisis." pic.twitter.com/UzqZA9Pmiq