System change

Policing bill and protest: how the House of Lords helped protect our rights

Published:  19 Jan 2022    |      3 minute read
Crucial success as the government suffers a series of defeats in the House of Lords over some of the most dangerous parts of the policing bill. But the fight isn’t over. MPs still need to approve some of the latest changes when the Bill returns to the House of Commons in February. Find out what you can do to keep up the momentum.

How climate won in 2021 elections

Published:  13 May 2021    |      2 minute read
It's notoriously tough to get commitments from electoral candidates, but supporters and groups from across the Friends of the Earth family pulled out all the stops for May elections. Find out how many of our newly elected local leaders have publicly committed to climate action.