Daily Archives: 1 noviembre, 2019

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg condemns inaction against the climate crisis in Los Angeles as wildfires rage across California

Climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke to crowd outside Los Angeles City Hall on Friday, calling out the role of the climate crisis in California wildfires and condemning inaction against it. “I visited Paradise in California, and I met with survivors who showed me around the devastation,” she said to the crowd. “Street after street with…

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Azam Taleghani, Defiant Would-Be President of Iran, Dies at 76

A dissident politician and women’s rights advocate, she sought repeatedly to be accepted as a presidential candidate but each time was denied. Azam Taleqani after registering as a presidential candidate in Tehran in 2005. Though barred from running, she did not give up her quest.Credit…Hasan Sarbakhshian/Associated Press Nov. 1, 2019, 7:37 p.m. ET Azam Taleghani,…

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Newspaper headlines: Fracking ban and England rugby heroes

Newspaper headlines: Fracking ban and England rugby heroes By BBC News Staff Image caption Many of the papers lead on the government’s announcement that it is to ban fracking. The Times says the move is an attempt by Boris Johnson and the Conservatives to neutralise Labour attacks on the party’s environmental record. Ministers will cite…

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