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Moving goalposts

Just Stop Oil is a youth activist organisation mobilised against the exploitation of all fossil fuels, not just oil, in the UK. Another one.

What is Just Stop Oil?

Just Stop Oil is a coalition of groups working together to ensure the Government commits to halting new fossil fuel licensing and production.

Just Stop Oil, FAQ

So, that would be a coalition, then. (pipe)

Their strategy is to use nonviolent civil resistance: tactics such as strikes, boycotts, mass protests and disruption to withdraw their cooperation from the state. And they've been protesting by, among other things, tying themselves to goalposts to disrupt major league soccer matches. Naturally, this has endeared them enormously to the attending supporters, who've been left with a great appreciation for their cause. (no)

Goalposts don't float when you throw them in the river though, do they?…(devil)