‘Tired of broken promises’: climate activists launch hunger strike outside White House

‘Tired of broken promises’: climate activists launch hunger strike outside White House

The protest comes a day after Joe Biden appeared ready to settle for a smaller environmental proposal ahead of the COP26 summit

With little more than sun hats, placards and folding chairs, five young activists have begun a hunger strike in front of the White House urging Joe Biden not to abandon his bold climate agenda.

The protest, organized by the Sunrise Movement youth group, came a day after the US president threatened to water down his $3.5tn social and environmental legislation ahead of the COP26 summit in Glasgow.

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