Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Tag: Global Climate Strike

This is not a drill: 700+ arrested as extinction rebellion fights...

Extinction Rebellion kicked off two weeks of protests in 60 cities worldwide, demanding urgent government action on the climate crisis.

“Make America Greta again”

“Sea Levels Are Rising and So Are We!”

A rising youth movement picks up where governments have failed

The youth movement is diverse and contains many political currents, but above all it is an expression of positive action, hope for the future, and readiness for far-reaching change.

“Our demands remain the same”: A conversation with Extinction Rebellion UK’s...

Starting on Friday, September 20th and scheduled to officially end on the 27th, the global climate strike movement started by Greta Thunberg has...

Voices and Stories from the NYC Climate March

Across the country and the world last Friday, kids and adults marched and rallied in solidarity in a Climate Strike. The NYC...

“People are suffering. People are dying”: Greta Thunberg opens up the...

"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."

Climate strikers demand climate justice on ‘historic’ day of protest

The strikes are happening ahead of the UN Climate Summit, which is taking place in New York on 23 September.

Chicagoans demand climate justice in massive #GlobalClimateStrike

“My generation deserves a sustainable future. We are calling on the government to fight for us.”

How the youth-led climate strikes became a global mass movement

The Global Climate Strike is the result of a whole new generation taking bold action and could be the turning point for grassroots resistance to fossil fuels.

Over 800 climate strikes planned in U.S. on September 20th; Global...

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

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The pandemic has shined a spotlight on the failings of leaders and elites.