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These activists are taking SUVs off the road, one flat tire at a time

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How far would you go to save the planet?

Well, there is a movement of activists making it impossible to own a huge, polluting 4×4 SUV in the urban areas of the world. So they take out SUVs and their owners, flattening tire by tire.

I spoke to a representative via email, on the condition of anonymity due to “security risks”.

Meet the tire extinguishers

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Their method is simple: they deflate a car tire. They hope this will “turn the minor inconvenience of a flat tire into a gigantic obstacle to driving huge killer vehicles through our streets.”

Every time they do that, the owner gets a leaflet titled “ATTENTION – your gas guzzler kills.”

the SUV brochure