Teen Climate Activist to Congress: Climate Crisis Linked with ‘Colonialism, Slavery’

Published on 18 Sep 2019, 19:16
“Solving the climate crisis goes against everything that our country was unfortunately built on: colonialism, slavery, and natural resource extraction,” said high school student and co-founder of This Is Zero Hour Jamie Margolin in her opening remarks at a joint congressional hearing on “the global climate crisis” Wednesday morning.