Climate change

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg pulls her speech out of a pocket as she steps up to speak to several thousand people at a climate strike rally Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, in Denver. The rally was staged in Denver's Civic Center Park. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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October 11, 2019 - 9:07 pm
DENVER (AP) — Young people must be prepared to continue striking to call for action on climate change for a long time and not back down, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg told a climate strike rally in Denver on Friday. Thunberg said she and fellow youth activists won't beg those in power to...
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October 11, 2019 - 7:27 pm
An Iowa high school teacher has resigned over a comment he made about a “sniper rifle” in a Facebook post about 16-year-old climate change activist Greta Thunberg.
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October 11, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Jane Fonda was arrested at the U.S. Capitol on Friday while peacefully protesting climate change.
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October 11, 2019 - 6:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jane Fonda was arrested at the U.S. Capitol on Friday while peacefully protesting climate change. The actress and activist was handcuffed on the east side steps and escorted into a police vehicle. Video of the arrest circulated online. Fonda was one of 16 people arrested for...
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Kimberly Dole
October 10, 2019 - 11:41 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- At least 60 activists have been arrested during Extinction Rebellion's protest over climate change in Times Square. The group brought a lime green boat that symbolizes rising sea levels with them. Protesters Surrounding Green Boat in Street @CitizenApp W 44th St &...
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Alaska Supreme Court Justice Craig Stowers listens to arguments in a lawsuit that claims state policy on fossil fuels is harming the constitutional right of young Alaskans to a safe climate Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska. Sixteen Alaska youths in 2017 sued the state, claiming that human-caused greenhouse gas emission leading to climate change is creating long-term, dangerous health effects. They lost in Superior Court, but appealed to Alaska's highest court. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
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October 09, 2019 - 8:52 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska law promoting fossil fuel development infringes on the constitutional rights of young residents to a healthy environment, a lawyer told Alaska Supreme Court justices on Wednesday. A lawsuit filed by 16 Alaska youths claimed long-term effects of climate change will...
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Police arrest a climate demonstrator on Whitehall in London, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019. Police are reporting they have arrested more than 300 people at the start of two weeks of protests as the Extinction Rebellion group attempts to draw attention to global warming. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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October 08, 2019 - 11:10 am
LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of climate change activists camped out in central London on Tuesday during a second day of world protests by the Extinction Rebellion movement to demand more urgent actions to counter global warming. Determined activists glued themselves to the British government's Department...
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Kimberly Dole
October 07, 2019 - 7:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- At least 90 people part of a climate change protest were arrested Monday, the NYPD told 1010 WINS. Members of extinction Rebellion, a climate change activist group made their way towards Wall Street from Battery Park, where a protester climbed on to the charging bull that...
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Indigenous peoples, some with their faces painted and wearing feathered headdresses, stand by Pope Francis as he celebrates an opening Mass for the Amazon synod, in St. Peter's Basilica, at the Vatican, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019. Pope Francis is opening a divisive meeting on preserving the Amazon and ministering to its indigenous peoples, as he fends off attacks from conservatives who are opposed to his ecological agenda. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
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October 06, 2019 - 7:56 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis urged bishops on Sunday to boldly shake up the status quo as they chart ways to better care for the Amazon and its indigenous people amid threats from forest fires, development and what he called ideological "ashes of fear." Francis opened a three-week meeting on...
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Models wear creations as part of the Stella McCartney Ready To Wear Spring-Summer 2020 collection, unveiled during the fashion week, in Paris, Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)
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September 30, 2019 - 5:03 pm
PARIS (AP) — Riding on the increased focus on the fight against climate change, the fashion industry's eco-pioneer Stella McCartney turned parts of her Paris Fashion Week show into a manifesto on ecology. At her first show as part of the LVMH luxury conglomerate, the British-American designer is...
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