June 14, 2024

AndronETalksNews

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‘Tired of broken promises’: climate activists launch hunger strike outside White House

The Guardian

in Washington

With little more than sun hats, placards and folding chairs, five young activists have begun a hunger strike in front of the White House urging Joe Biden not to abandon his bold climate agenda.

The protest came a day after the US president threatened to water down his $3.5tn social and environmental legislation and with Washington’s commitments about to face scrutiny at the COP26 summit in Glasgow.

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