Month: November 2019

Black Friday protesters blockade Amazon warehouse

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Activists formed a human chain, lay on hay bales and dumped old fridges and microwaves outside an Amazon depot Dozens of French activists have blocked an entrance to an Amazon warehouse south of Paris to protest against the environmental impact of consumerism.Protesters formed a human chain, lay on hay…

Australia fire survivors join global climate protests

BERLIN (AP) — People affected by dramatic wildfires in Australia have joined young environmentalists to protest the government’s stance on climate change.The protests in Australia cities Friday kicked off a ‘global day of action’ ahead of next week’s gathering of governments to discuss tackling global warming.Janet Reynolds, who joined a protest in Sydney, said she…