Friday, 27 April 2012

BP or not BP? That is the question...

This is probably my favourite campaign of the moment, and something I'm proud to have played a small part in. In protest at BP sponsorship, members of the "Reclaim Shakespeare Company" have been getting on stage at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon and performing anti-oil interventions before the start of the play. You can watch the debut performance here:

Check out the awesome website at, and follow @ReclaimOurBard on Twitter to stay updated on the latest shenanigans as they unfold. Oh, and if you fancy taking to the stage yourself sometime, email and let them know...

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Why I told BP to come clean about its interplanetary escape pod

Last week, I went along to BP's Annual General Meeting with some friends. My story of what happened has now been published by the New Internationalist, here:

BP, tar sands, exploding drilling stations and secret spaceship schemes