Extinction Rebellion listed as ‘extremist’ by anti-terror police

Extinction Rebellion has defended its activists after police included the group on a list of extremist ideologies in a counter-terrorism report.

Guidance drawn up by Counter Terror Police South East (CTPSE) listed the environmental protest group alongside organisations such as National Action, and Islamic extremists, according to documents seen by The Guardian.

Extinction Rebellion branded the label a “terrorism slur” and a “deliberate attempt to silence” its activists.

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Source: Sky News