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Last Supper targeted by climate protesters at Royal Academy

The Last Supper in the Royal Gallery is the latest painting to be targeted by climate protesters. Four Just Stop Oil activists glued their hands to the frame of the Renaissance artwork hanging in the Royal Academy. They also daubed a slogan in spray-paint underneath the frame in the Piccadilly...
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Just Stop Oil activists glue themselves to The Last Supper at Royal Academy

Climate activists have glued themselves to a sixteenth century painting at the Royal Academy in protest against climate inaction and the continued production of planet-heating fossil fuels. Campaigners from the group Just Stop Oil glued their hands to the frame of a copy of Leonardo Da Vinci’s The Last Supper attributed to one of the artist’s pupils, Giampietrino. It was the latest in a series of protests by the group targeting the art world, which it wants to do more to address the climate crisis.Five activists stuck themselves to the frame of the painting after spraying across the wall...
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Bill Nye: ‘Voting is more important than recycling in fight against climate crisis’

Television’s Bill Nye ‘The Science Guy’ is urging people to vote if they want to save the planet.The broadcaster, 66, told the crowd at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colorado, that ticking a box might even be more important than recycling if humanity is to survive the climate crisis.He said: “To be sure, recycling the bottles, don’t throw the plastic away [and] compost your compostable things ... Start there.“[But] if you want to do one thing about climate change: Vote.“And, if you’re a kid and you can’t vote yet, make sure your parents vote. Hassle them.“Take the environment...
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Washington state senator, former legislator openly sharing abortion stories at pro-rights rallies

WASHINGTON, USA — Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, several celebrities and prominent female public figures shared their personal abortion experiences on social media in support of abortion rights. Other prominent women, including Washington lawmakers, also revealed their abortion experiences. Some shared their...
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Compostable & Versatile: Hiker’s Brew is The Best Way to Make Coffee When Camping

Welcome to Talking Points, a series that looks at what makes some products worth talking about, brought to you by Gear Patrol Studios. Few have perfected their recipe for cowboy coffee – and even fewer care to do so. Luckily, the innovative team behind Hiker’s Brew Coffee has eliminated the hassle altogether. With a variety of “Venture Pouches,” Hiker’s Brew has created a truly eco-friendly coffee that is one part sustainable and one part convenient, wholly reimagining what your camping coffee kit should look like.
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