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'Not in 2030 or 2050...Now!': Climate Strikers Worldwide Demand Urgent Action

Returning to the streets a year into the coronavirus pandemic, youth campaigners are calling for "no more empty promises."

Jessica Corbett ·


#ReleaseDishaRavi: Global Outrage After India Arrests Climate Activist Over Farmer Protest Toolkit Shared by Greta Thunberg

Ravi's arrest "is an unprecedented attack on democracy," said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. "Supporting our farmers is not a crime."

Jessica Corbett ·


#TheWorldIsWatching: Youth Activists Direct Ire Over Climate Inaction at WEF Elite

"If only leaders were as good [at] taking real action as they were giving speeches," said Greta Thunberg.

Andrea Germanos ·


As Planet Cooks, One of the World's Coldest Towns Bids to Host 2032 Summer Olympics

"If we stand back and do nothing, letting global warming prevail, we will lose our identity, and the town we love—as well as many others around the world—will cease to exist as we know it," said the mayor of Salla.

Jessica Corbett ·


Enough 'Blah Blah Blah' From Global Elites, Greta Thunberg Declares at Digital Davos

"I'm only here to once again remind you of the emergency we are in. The crisis that you and your predecessors have created and inflicted upon us."

Jessica Corbett ·


'The Last Administration Able to Act in Time': Youth Climate Leaders Say Global Future Depends on Boldness of Biden

"Our eyes are on you," the group of campaigners said. "The time for lies is over."

Andrea Germanos ·


Youth Activists Ring In 2021 With Renewed Demand That World 'Wake Up to the Climate Crisis'

"It must be the year we take real action instead of continuing to repeat meaningless words and empty promises."

Andrea Germanos ·


Masked, Socially Distanced, and Mad as Hell: Global Youth Take to the Streets for Over 3,200 #ClimateStrike Events

Fridays for Future founder Greta Thunberg said young people are striking, "in a safe way and following Covid-19 guidelines, to demand those in power treat this like the urgent crisis it is."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Creation Is Groaning!': Pope Francis Denounces Endless Growth, Humanity's Assault on Nature

"Climate restoration is of utmost importance, since we are in the midst of a climate emergency."

Andrea Germanos ·


As Amazon and California Burn, New Analysis Warns Human Activity Driving Global Wildfire Surge

Given estimates that humans are responsible for around 75% of fires, "this means solutions are in our grasp too."

Jessica Corbett ·

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