Climate Change protests spur walkout of 100s of 1000s of students worldwide: The media yawn

The Extinction Chronicles

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - FEBRUARY 21: Greta Thunberg, climate activist attends 7th Brussels youth climate march on February 21, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)
Greta Thunberg holds School Strike for Climate sign in March.

Sorry you only heard this here first. But our media were understandably preoccupied by the President of the United States promoting a doctored video to try to embarrass our House Speaker by suggesting she was drunk. (Hint: she was not).

Meanwhile, the children who inhabit the rest of the world are more concerned about the survival of the planet.

Hundreds of thousands of students around the world walked out of their schools and colleges Friday in the latest in a series of strikes urging action to address the climate crisis. According to event organizers Fridays for Future, over 1664 cities across 125 countries registered strike actions, with more expected…

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