How big was the global climate strike? 4 million people, activists estimate.
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Friday was a truly historic day for the potent new social movement committed to sounding a global alarm about the climate crisis. The Global Climate Strikes, inspired by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, age 16, may end up being the largest mass protest for action on global warming in history…
How big was the global climate strike? Here’s the best city-by-city estimate; Quartz (09-21-2019)
On Sept. 20, the world likely saw its biggest single-day climate protest in history.
Either figure would eclipse prior protests over climate change, including the People’s Climate March in 2014, which had an estimated 600,000 protestors and the school climate strikes in March this year, which had an estimated 1.4 million in attendance…