MAVERICK CITIZEN: ACTIVISM: South African student embarks on #FridaysForFuture climate strike

Following the lead of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, thousands of school learners across the world are boycotting their classes every Friday to protest against inaction over the climate crisis. In 2020, learners in South Africa are starting to take up the cudgels. One of the first will be Raeesah Noor-Mohamed who last week released a video on Instagram explaining her intentions. Maverick Citizen spoke to her during her school break on Wednesday....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Wednesday, 22 January