Activism Excursion: Climate Strike and Rally Friday 9/20
Beginning on Friday September 20, people of all ages, all over the world will be mobilizing to demand transformative action be taken by our world’s governments to address the climate crisis. The 20th, three days before the UN Climate Summit in NYC, students will walk out of their classrooms and adults will walk out of their workplaces and meet in Foley Square and then march through the Financial District to Battery Park where there will be a Rally. Points of emphasis at the rally will be: A Green New Deal, Respect of Indigenous Land and Sovereignty, Environmental Justice, Protection and Restoration of Biodiversity and Implementation of Sustainable Agriculture. If any or all of these issues are important to you please join us on this Activism Excursion by signing up in the Social Action Suite, Kelly 203.Deadline to sign up: Wednesday September 18th. Students will depart from the Social Action Suite at 11:00am, Metrocards will be provided.