Links to Press/ Media

Highlights: Ted Talk Anna Kernahan, Kaitlyn Laverty: Young climate justice activists call for action | TED Talk Article in Teen Vogue/The Guardian about Solo But Not Alone https://www.teenvogue.com/story/youth-climate-strikes-rural-areas/amp On Stephen Nolan’s The Top Table show on BBC One for an episode dedicated to climate change https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000gk75/the-top-table-series-4-18032020 Amnesty Brave Award Article from amnesty.org.uk https://www.amnesty.org.uk/braveawards Wrote an … Continue reading Links to Press/ Media

COP26 With Anna: Day 6 and 8

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that’s emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn’t planning for anyone to read it so it’s not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 With Anna: Day 6 and 8

COP26 With Anna: Day 4

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that’s emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn’t planning for anyone to read it so it’s not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 With Anna: Day 4

COP26 With Anna: Day 3

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that's emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn't planning for anyone to read it so it's not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 With Anna: Day 3

COP26 With Anna: Day 2

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that's emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn't planning for anyone to read it so it's not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 With Anna: Day 2

COP26 with Anna: Day 1

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that's emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn't planning for anyone to read it so it's not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 with Anna: Day 1

COP26 With Anna: Day 5

I wrote this while at COP26 and am publishing them now with no edits after the fact. I hope it gives some insight, whether that's emotional or educational. At the time of writing, I wasn't planning for anyone to read it so it's not packed full of facts or quotes as my blog posts would … Continue reading COP26 With Anna: Day 5

Thoughts with Anna: NI Fracking Hypocrisy

Why is talking about fracking in Northern Ireland overdue? It's already banned in Scotland and Ireland, and halted with a moratorium in England and Wales. But not here. Here, its being considered in 2 sites. Photo by François Dvorak The hypocrisy of Stormont is staggering. In February 2020 they voted to declare a climate emergency … Continue reading Thoughts with Anna: NI Fracking Hypocrisy

Thoughts with Anna: Next Global Strike

We will be joining the many locations across the world who are participating in the Global Strike on the 24th of September. The true power of protests comes from the people. We need you, in any form you please. There's not a single role that cannot be filled. From showing up on that Friday to … Continue reading Thoughts with Anna: Next Global Strike

Thoughts With Anna: New A6 Road

A road (the new A6 Road) is currently under construction (and parts are already completed) and it is being built across the Lough beg flood plain in Northern Ireland. This wetland is the habitat of countless creatures including precious indigenous species and is also the same land known as the birthplace of Seamus Heaney. Heaney … Continue reading Thoughts With Anna: New A6 Road

Thoughts with Anna: Burnout

Climate strike week 97 from Oxford, England. Something I'd like to talk about is the normalisation of burnout in activist spaces. In these photos, Kay and I look happy, hopeful and energetic. The reality is that while we were staying in a tree house at a HS2 Rebellion camp, we spent an evening crying and … Continue reading Thoughts with Anna: Burnout