Climate activists march for justice post-Sandy

An outpouring of activists and environmental advocates marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday to mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Sandy — and call on government to take climate change seriously.

Thousands crowded into Cadman Park Plaza in downtown Brooklyn ahead of the march, many carrying signs that read “Climate Justice Now,” “Soil Not Oil” and “Windmills Not Walls.”

“Here we are on another warm day in October, and we know why,” said Eddie Bautista, the executive director of grantee New York Environmental Justice Alliance.

 

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