Students Demand Action on Climate Change in Global Protests

students across the world blew off school to fight for their future the student-led climate strike brought out thousands of teens in their own cities to get lawmakers to act on this urgent issue some cities like New York gave students permission to skip class to take part in the strike today's climate strike in New York City has three main demands the first one is no fossil fuels and democracy and government business or media the second one is a just transition to 100% renewable energy and the third demand is hold polluters accountable those demands were echoed in places like Australia in school I'm learning about the effects of climate change and I'm learning that we need to do something yet I'm seeing that the people in charge and the people who are running our country aren't doing anything to me this is confusing so I'm here today to step up and say no and Kenya climate change is real and it's coming for us and it doesn't matter who you are whether you are rich or poor this thing is great attitude with doesn't isolate and the Czech Republic you know the future it was funny and do nothing with climate crisis we will study for nothing because everything will be destroyed by climate crisis for Inside Edition dot-com I'm Sara battle Bono [Music]