Social Movements at Paris Climate Talks Refuse to be Collateral Damage to Security MeasuresCategories climate change, climate justice, social movements, solidarity0 Comments
My first report for the America’s Program from the Paris Climate Talks, COP21, is up.
“Critics have pointed out that marches during the climate talks were banned under security pretexts, yet other large public gatherings such as soccer matches and concerts have continued. The timing indicates the protest ban is a convenient pretext to quell social protest during the summit.”
Check out my commentary and photos here.