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Green ambitions: Cimate activist Kallan Benson from ‘Friday for Futures’ gives a speech on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

Green ambitions: Cimate activist Kallan Benson from ‘Friday for Futures’ gives a speech on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

Green ambitions: Cimate activist Kallan Benson from ‘Friday for Futures’ gives a speech on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

Irish children are skipping school again tomorrow in another strike for climate action. We all know that rising CO2 is warming our planet, but swarms of 10-year-olds waving placards on our streets doesn't tell us how we should respond.

The Taoiseach came out in support of the strike last March. He said: "The fact that young people are taking action, protesting and are going to strike and take a break from school on March 15 is good."


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