read press coverage of the students leading this effort, as well as events and efforts to get climate action now in MInnesota.
february 21, 2019
“They looked at me they said, ‘2045? Are you kidding? We have to do that by 2030. That’s what the science is telling us!’”
Rep. Frank Hornstein, quoted in the Southwest Journal / Read Full Article
september 8, 2018
Climate change is a symptom of people not being taken care of. If we don't take care of people and of inequality, we will never solve this problem.
Sophia Benrud, Minneapolis, quoted in The Guardian / Read Full Article
September 7, 2018
we do have all of the technology to do it. It’s just that politicians get so caught up what’s politically possible that they don’t focus on what’s necessary.
Sophia Faacks, in theMille Lacs Messenger / Read Full Article
august 16, 2018
When it comes specifically to climate change, we don't have much say in the legislation, but we're the ones who will be burdened by the impacts.
Shaza Hussein, Rosemount, on MPR's Climate Cast / Read Full Article
may 6, 2018
This is gonna be our problem in the future as well so it's better to learn about it now and get involved, then having to learn about it later on, and start doing change right now.
Alina Hyder, Rochester, on KTTC-TV / Read Full Article