Tag: climate justice
"Relentless organizing" by climate action groups across California forced the governor to call for a moratorium on fracking, 350.org co-founder Bill McKibben said.
"Climate change is impacting us now, so we're acting now and we expect our politicians to do the same."
‘Is there a time to declare that air that sustains life is a fundamental right?’
"How dare you continue to look away, and come here saying that you are doing enough, when the politics and solutions needed are still nowhere in sight."
The strikes are happening ahead of the UN Climate Summit, which is taking place in New York on 23 September.
“My generation deserves a sustainable future. We are calling on the government to fight for us.”
5 days ahead of strikes, Activists of all ages, labor groups, faith leaders, businesses gear up for youth-led climate strikes in intergenerational demand for climate action
"My hope is that if the candidates start getting inundated with emails, they may decide to join the Global Climate Strike crowd."