Climate change activists in the uk staged a sit-down protest and it wasn’t so easy to get them up. That’s because they’d glued themselves to the street. It happened in london outside the british parliament.
Building the protesters were with the group extinction rebellion. They were trying to catch the attention of lawmakers. Returning from summer recess, [ Music, ], [ Applause, ] extinction. Rebellion is known for its attention-grabbing actions in october of 2019 group members handcuffed themselves to a boat in the middle of new york city’s times square and they staged a die-in in the wall.
Street financial district in april of 2019 extinction rebellion members glued themselves to the front of the london stock exchange, while another protester with the group decorated the offices of shell’s, london headquarters.
The group was founded in 2018 and says it. Does these actions to call attention to climate change one extinction, rebellion member at another glued down – sit-in spoke to a reporter. I mean i never expected to be here, as you told me five years ago that i would have glued myself to a pavement.
I would have said that you were insane, but where’s, the insanity, is it me or is it the lack of action for their part? This week’s? Glued down protesters were eventually removed from the pavement and several were arrested.