Youth climate change protests across Britain – live
Tens of thousands of young people in Britain and abroad are demonstrating for climate action in the latest wave of strikes
Cameron Joshi, 21, who is part of the global justice now’s youth network, is speaking in London. He said:
The global system of trade benefits them not us, it’s built for consumption. But they’re fucking afraid of us. Fuck yeah they should be. They fear us because they know if we get our shit together we can change the world. We’re at an absolutely seminal point in history, years of consumerism, capitalism and environmental murder and we can change it all if we want it all, and we do.
Elsewhere, in York …