Swedish activist leads climate change strike in Rome

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ROME Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has told a rally of several thousand young people in Romes Piazza del Popolo they should aim that when they are older they can say they did everything they could to help the climate. While the rally was part of the Friday school strike climate movement Italian classrooms were already shut for Easter vacation. i dont enjoy attention but i enjoy making a difference. Since she doesnt fly to help the environment asked what shed do if she went to Washington or to U. On Wednesday Thunberg chatted briefly with Pope Francis in St. She also urged those gathered for the rally to continue striking on Fridays. environmental activists tried to block access to to the headquarters of energy giant total electricity firm edf and bank societe generale. Protestors rallied around the slogan President of polluters. Clement Senechal of Greenpeace told AFP that the protest outside Total was symbolic as the company was the factory of climate change. MSNBC and Vox are all part of the journalism event

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