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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 13
Confused about what a Green New Deal would involve? This great explainer video by lays it out clearly. Although focused on the US, this is the exact kind of policy we also desperately need here in the UK.
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Nadine Theron Jun 14
: This is what's known as the Greta Thunberg effect. South African children are conducting their own strike at Parliament ahead of Youth Day, inspired by the young Swedish climate change activist.
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YouthStrike4Climate - Nottingham 2h
Next in Nottingham. 21st June. 11.00am. Market Square. Nottingham City Centre.
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Carl Jun 14
Greta Thunberg: How one teenager became the voice of the planet.
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 12
As commits the UK to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, we want to know what the Tory Leadership contenders plans are to achieve this. Furthermore, who is willing to better this target and recognise our responsibility to ensure climate justice?
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Jake Woodier Jun 10
Same sentiment, different stupidity. airport to launch a reusable coffee cup trial. How about trialing a frequent flier levy to tax the 15% of population that account for more than 70% of flights.
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YouthStrike4Climate 22h
It's important not to fall for the idea that 'climate change will affect everyone equally'. It is those in the global south who have contributed the least to the climate crisis who stand to suffer the most.
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 10
Today it has been revealed that the UK Government is using taxpayer money to subsidise fossil fuel projects in developing nations. Are these the actions of a "world leader on tackling the climate crisis" ?
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 11
We are pleased to see that the government is now committing to net zero carbon emissions by 2050. However, this is nowhere near soon enough. If we are to save our future we need zero carbon by 2030 and we need a now.
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 12
This September we are stepping up our game. 20th September - Global Youth Strike 27th September - General Strike for Climate We ask the adults and workers of the UK - will you join us?
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YouthStrike4Climate 16h
Not a single question on the biggest threat we have ever faced. That debate was an insult to the young people of this country. While politicians argue over Brexit, the planet is burning.
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Extinction Rebellion 🐧 Jun 13
“[We] have... played an integral role in pressuring the government to act. However,... 2050 is severely lacking in ambition and disregards any sense of... justice.", Izzy Warren, .
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Bath Youth Climate Alliance Jun 14
Join us on our next in one week’s time. 11:00 till 13:30 outside the Guildhall. (Then stick around for the Avon Pension Fund protest 14:00 - 15:00)
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Youth Strike 4 Climate Redditch Jun 16
Just 5 more days until our next strike! Hope to see you outside Redditch Town Hall then.
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Fridays 4 Future - Exeter 2h
Please bring pens and paper (preferably recycled) to Bedford Square on Friday as we are going to write to our councillors about the need for them to ACT NOW as we have no say in elections. Read our Facebook post to find out more! ✉️🖊
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Nadine Theron Jun 14
: Singing the national anthem, demanding a healthier SA. South Africa is one of the biggest culprits in emitting carbon dioxide worldwide, contributing to global warming. And these youngsters are demanding a cooler future.
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 13
We’re following a rich tradition of striking from school to take a political stand. A nice short history of education based protest.
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YouthStrike4Climate Jun 11
Fantastic news! This is going to be historic.
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Chris Jarvis Jun 15
This excellent interview with for is a must read. Highlights just how global the has gone and the challenges of organising for climate justice in China.
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Bath Youth Climate Alliance Jun 15
So great to see renewable solutions all over the world🌎🌎
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