🇺🇸

Climate change protesters disrupt parliamentary question time

Credit: SBS- Published on February 14, 2019
Protesters complaining about what they see as a lack of action on climate change have tried to disrupt federal parliament during question time.
Advertisement

Credit: Storyful Studio
Published on February 13, 2019 -  00:45
Protesters Stage Climate Change Sit-in at Parliament House, Canberra
Protesters blocked the foyer of Parliament House in the Australian capital of Canberra on Wednesday, February 13, forcing the area to be closed to visitors.The protesters demanded action following January’s Murray Darling fish kills.Thousands of fish died when the river system after a catastrophic drop in oxygen levels.Indigenous group Seed, part of the Australian Youth Climate Coalition, sat on the floor of Parliament House chanting, making speeches and singing before leaving after about an hour.The group called on the government to “protect country”, meaning indigenous land and culture. Credit: Seed via Storyful

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

Climate Activists Detained During Protest at Mitch McConnell Office in Washington 01:08
Credit: Storyful Studio - Published on February 25, 2019 


'Time is running out' on climate, Swedish teen activist tells EU officials 00:56
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published on February 21, 2019 


Mammal Goes Extinct from Climate Change for First Time Ever 01:23
Credit: Rumble - Published on February 20, 2019 


Students March Through Bristol, Demanding Action on Climate Change 00:32
Credit: Rumble - Published on February 16, 2019 


Climate Strike School Students Chant During March Through Brighton 00:36
Credit: Rumble - Published on February 16, 2019 


UK Students Walk Out To Protest Climate Change 00:43
Credit: Wochit - Published on February 15, 2019 


Students Gather in Central Glasgow for Climate Strike 00:28
Credit: Storyful Studio - Published on February 15, 2019 


Schoolchildren stage sit-down protest outside UK Houses of Parliament 02:46
Credit: Newsflare - Published on February 15, 2019 


The Swedish Teen Behind The Global School Strikes 02:00
Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO - Published on February 15, 2019 


Yorkshire School Students Chant 'We Won't Let Our Planet Die' During Climate Protest 00:54
Credit: Rumble - Published on February 15, 2019 


You might like