Anaiah Thomas is Deputy Director of Finance for Zero Hour. A first-generation Jamaican-American from the Bronx, New York, Thomas got involved in climate action at age 16 when she joined Zero Hour, a youth-led movement to unite the voices of young people in the conversation around climate and environmental justice.
Articles by this author
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
I Climate Strike Because This Is Zero Hour
As a seventeen-year-old, I—like many young people—find my youth dedicated to the fight for climate justice. Being the first American generation in my family—who immigrated from Kingston, Jamaica—the climate crisis is something that directly affects my community. I grew up in New Jersey, the Garden...