A year of Climate striking

Today marks one year of the climate strikes in Oxford and me striking with them.

This time last year I got in to trouble for the first time for walking out of school to join my first ever youth strike for climate.

Each strike in Oxford has been different, with marches around the town, music, drumming and speeches from George Monbiot and Hugh Warwick as well as many young people taking the microphone. There has been direct action, a hint of civil disobedience and today, a very special moment when the adults held hands around the young people to show their support.



About Alex White - Appletonwild

This is my diary of the wildlife where I live in Oxfordshire, and sometimes the places I visit. My passion is for British wildlife, especially Badgers and Hares. This year my debut book "Get Your Boots On" was published I am a keen amateur photographer. All the photographs on this blog are taken by myself unless stated otherwise. I am a member of A Focus on Nature, the network for Young Nature Conservationists, BBOWT, The Oxon Mammal group and The Oxfordshire Badger Group. You can also follow me on Twitter @Appletonwild Instagram appletonwild
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2 Responses to A year of Climate striking

  1. Well done, this is so important.

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  2. Pingback: A year of climate strikes – Wildonline.blog

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