On Fridays at 9 a.m., 10-year-old Lilly Platt doesn’t head to school like other kids in her class. “By missing school, I’m making a point about climate change, because what’s the point of learning if our future is being taken away?” Lilly asks. Eleanor Platt Lilly Platt making a placard reading "school strike for climate" at the Hague in the Netherlands. She ditches school every Friday to protest global inaction on climate change. Mel Boas Lilly on school strike with her supporters.
Source: Huffington Post February 22, 2019 10:41 UTC