Young people around the world, inspired by Greta Thunberg, rally to press politicians to act on climate change – follow live updates
- Climate strikes to take place in more than 100 countries
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Footage from Coffs Harbour:
… and they just keep on coming #CoffsHarbour #ClimateStrike pic.twitter.com/tJlycxjMyx
Some golden signs here at the #schoolstrike4climate #wellington pic.twitter.com/KGrUGpWIml
On Thursday, federal Labor leader, Bill Shorten, also told students to protest on the weekend rather than a school day. But the NSW Labor leader, Michael Daley, who is gearing up for the state election on March 23, told students he supported them on Wednesday.