Extinction Rebellion activists are embroiled in an ongoing internal row over whether flying is ever acceptable. One of the group’s founders has branded flying a “no-no” for any “vaguely moral person in this society” while some of Extinction Rebellion’s highest profile celebrity supporters have caused deep concern by continuing to take flights for trivial reasons. Roger Hallam went on to compare flying to eating meat. “It’s just a physical fact that it’s beyond bad,” he said in a podcast with Flight Free UK, which encourages people to take a pledge to stop flying.
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