Young People Lead Global Climate Change Protests

The protests are partly inspired by the activism of Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has staged weekly demonstrations over the past year.

  • Published 20 September 2019

BERLIN (AP) — In Canberra and Kabul, Cape Town and Berlin, and across the globe, hundreds of thousands of people took the streets to demand that leaders tackle climate change in the run-up to a U.N. summit. Many were children who skipped school to take part in the second “Global Climate Strike,” following a similar event in March that drew large crowds. Events kicked off in Australia, where protesters marched in 110 towns and cities,… Read at AP News