Reading airline busstop

Reading takes part in international action against airline advertising

Over 30 groups took part in a week of action against “airline advertising,sponsorship and greenwash” in France, Portugal, UK, Germany, Belgium,Netherlands and Switzerland, calling for an end to adverts for products thatworsen the climate crisis. Around half a dozen bus stop advertising spaces were seen in Readingtown Centre and near the University, with posters reading…Continue reading Reading takes part in international action against airline advertising

A woman in a gas mask holds a placard reading "Greenwashng hides Shell's crimes"

Opinion: As protests disrupt ‘Oscars of Oil’, greenwashing wins Best Support Act

The gas and oil industry have long been the masters of secrecy and misdirection, like the magician pulling a rabbit out of a tophat while they quietly slip the watch from your wrist. And, as Greta Thunberg was carried into the back of a police van and charged with public order offences this week, the…Continue reading Opinion: As protests disrupt ‘Oscars of Oil’, greenwashing wins Best Support Act