• The Arctic is worth fighting for

    16 September 2014

    Blogpost by Yeb Saño As I witness with my own eyes the sublime and spectacular beauty of the Arctic, I realize that we live on a deeply interconnected planet. What happens all over the world affects this region in seriously profound and intricate ways.  And what happens here in the Arctic affects the entire world.

  • Arctic 30 one year anniversary: Their freedom is our freedom

    22 September 2014

    The right to peaceful protest is a core tenet of a healthy society — the inherent human right to stand up and be counted, to challenge unjust laws, and sometimes, when the system has failed, to put our bodies in the way of destruction and give voice to the voiceless.

  • Arctic30's Colin Russell on the right to protest - one year on

    26 September 2014

    Twelve months ago I was arrested along with 29 of my ship mates on board the Arctic Sunrise. The reason for my arrest was simple, I couldn’t remain silent as the Russian oil giant, Gazprom, carried out its ambition to drill in this glorious wilderness of the Arctic.

  • What happens in the Arctic doesn't stay in the Arctic

    8 October 2014

    Look, a polar bear!' He might be a Head of State, but even the President of Kiribati, His Excellency Anote Tong, could not hide his excitement at seeing one of these magnificent animals in the wild.'

  • This is The People vs. Arctic Oil

    17 October 2016

    A new wave of oil drilling threatens the Arctic - but today saw the start of the fight back. This morning a lawsuit was filed that could stop the expansion of this reckless industry northwards, and now we need your help to show that what happens in the Arctic matters to everyone everywhere.

  • See you in court, Arctic oil!

    15 February 2017

    It's time we hold governments accountable for their climate promises; we must protect the pristine Arctic - it's critical for the preservation of our planet for future generations.

  • Think you can reverse global warming?

    26 May 2017

    On a brisk, sunny morning in the middle of Sydney’s business district, people were greeted with a surprise. Standing out against the concrete a mysterious 2m tall exhibit sat lonely in the square.

  • The Arctic Sunrise has been seized. Here's why:

    18 August 2017

    The message is clear: Norway, it’s time to choose people over oil. 35 activists from 25 countries around the world are in the Barents Sea to demand an end to Arctic drilling.

  • How the Arctic keeps our world healthy

    14 September 2017

    A quick Google image search of the Arctic produces breathtaking photos of one of the most impressive triumphs by Mother Earth - larger than life glaciers, northern light displays, pristine wildlife and water so clear it reflects it all.