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USA: Actress Jane Fonda arrested during climate change protest at Capitol Hill

0 19.10.2019 Инфо

W/S Actress Jane Fonda about to give speech, Washington DC
C/U Fonda greeting colleague, Sam Waterston
SOT, Jane Fonda, Actress: "This is the last possible moment in history when changing course can mean saving lives and species on an unimaginable scale."
C/U Waterston *CUTAWAY*
SOT, Jane Fonda, Actress: "Make no mistake, change is coming whether we like it or not, change is coming by disaster or change is coming by design. The 'Green New Deal' provides the design to bring us all into a sustainable future."
C/U Podium reading 'Fire Drill Fridays' *CUTAWAY*
SOT, Jane Fonda, Actress: "The 'Green New Deal' will be difficult but is what can save us and it could instil in this country a much need sense of shared higher purpose."
W/S Fonda speaking
W/S Attendees and US Capitol building on background
W/S Protesters marching
W/S Protesters in front of US Capitol
C/U Fonda being arrested
M/S Fonda showing herself handcuffed
C/U Fonda being arrested
M/S Fonda doing hi five with fellow detainee
M/S Fonda being taken into van
M/S Waterston being arrested
C/U Waterston being arrested
W/S Waterston being taken into custody
C/U Waterston inside van
W/S Police officers
W/S US Capitol
SCRIPT
Star Hollywood actress and activist Jane Fonda was arrested while demonstrating against climate change and calling for the Green New Deal in front of the US Capitol building in Washington D.C. on Friday.
The 81-year-old actress, who has vowed to be arrested every Friday morning until the day the Green New Deal is made official, can be spotted giving a speech minutes before being taken into custody.
Fonda's fellow co-star in the Grace & Frankie show, Sam Waterston, can also be seen being arrested as part of the civil disobedience initiative.
'Fire Drill Fridays' is the name of the initiative started by Fonda to bring awareness to climate change, and focuses on demanding the implementation of the 'Green New Deal', the respect of indigenous land and sovereignty, environmental justice, protection and restoration of biodiversity and the implementation of sustainable agriculture.