The newest spherical of worldwide protests for local weather motion, which builds on final week’s marches by thousands and thousands of kids world wide, included a Montreal rally attended by the Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg. Right here, local weather strike marchers took to the the streets in Montreal.
“I’m very excited to be right here, and it’s going to be very a lot enjoyable right now, to as soon as once more stand along with individuals from world wide, for one frequent trigger,” says 16-year-old Thunberg, who participated within the Montreal march and seems right here, holding her Swedish “college strike for the local weather” signal.
Tens of hundreds of protesters flooded the streets of Toronto on Friday, bringing a mixture of ceremony and celebration.
In St. John’s, a whole lot of individuals left Memorial College shortly after 11 a.m. NT on Friday, on the way in which to Confederation Constructing, house of the Newfoundland and Labrador Home of Meeting.
Local weather strike participant Jack McGee holds an indication in help of saving the oceans. He says seeing litter on the seaside makes him unhappy, and he helps by choosing rubbish up earlier than the waves wash over it.
Hundreds of individuals took to the streets of Halifax on Friday, chanting and carrying indicators. Deliberate occasions in Nova Scotia on Friday embody in Halifax, Truro,…