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Youth climate action marches draw millions around the world

Clip: 09/20/2019 | 8m 24s

In cities across the globe on Friday, protesters took to the streets to demand action on climate change. The demonstrations, easily the largest to focus on climate, represent a movement driven largely by young people -- many of whom left school to join the walkout. William Brangham spoke to several participants about their mission to reduce fossil fuel emissions and how they plan to execute it.

Aired: 09/20/19

Rating: NR

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