2008 Walk Against Warming

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[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming DSC 8927.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Climate change is affecting us and our children]] [[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming DSC 8927.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Climate change is affecting us and our children]]
-The 2008 Walk Against Warming was held in several Australian cities on November 15, 2008. Around 8,000 people attended the rally in Melbourne, Australia. Speakers urged the Australian government to take urgent action to tackle the climate emergency we are now faced with.+The 2008 Walk Against Warming was held in several Australian cities on November 15, 2008. 15,000 people attended the rally in Melbourne, Australia. Speakers urged the Australian government to take urgent action to tackle the climate emergency we are now faced with.
In '''Sydney''', tens of thousands attended the rally at Martin Place in Sydney's central business district.<ref>[http://www.smh.com.au/news/specials/environment/thousands-walk-against-warming/2008/11/15/1226318984881.html Thousands walk against warming], Sydney Morning Herald</ref> In '''Sydney''', tens of thousands attended the rally at Martin Place in Sydney's central business district.<ref>[http://www.smh.com.au/news/specials/environment/thousands-walk-against-warming/2008/11/15/1226318984881.html Thousands walk against warming], Sydney Morning Herald</ref>
-[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming DSC 8879.jpg|center|thumb|600px|Federation Square]]+[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming DSC 8879.jpg|left|thumb|600px|Federation Square]]
-[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Spring Street.jpg|center|thumb|600px|Spring Street]]+[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Spring Street.jpg|left|thumb|600px|Spring Street]]
-[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Bourke St 3.jpg|center|thumb|600px|On the steps of parliament]]+[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Bourke St 3.jpg|left|thumb|600px|On the steps of parliament]]
-[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Bourke St 4.jpg|center|thumb|600px|Looking across to parliament]]+[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Bourke St 4.jpg|left|thumb|600px|Looking across to parliament]]
-[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Parliament.jpg|center|thumb|600px|On the steps of parliament]]+[[Image:2008 Walk Against Walming Parliament.jpg|center|thumb|800px|On the steps of parliament]]
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 +==Videos==
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 +James Hansen
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 +'''Note:''' More videos to follow
==References== ==References==
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[[Category:Community action]] [[Category:Community action]]
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We are not happy Kevin
We are not happy Kevin
Bob Brown walked too
Bob Brown walked too
The world's clock is ticking
The world's clock is ticking
Climate change is affecting us and our children
Climate change is affecting us and our children

The 2008 Walk Against Warming was held in several Australian cities on November 15, 2008. 15,000 people attended the rally in Melbourne, Australia. Speakers urged the Australian government to take urgent action to tackle the climate emergency we are now faced with.

In Sydney, tens of thousands attended the rally at Martin Place in Sydney's central business district.[1]

Federation Square
Federation Square
Spring Street
Spring Street
On the steps of parliament
On the steps of parliament
Looking across to parliament
Looking across to parliament
On the steps of parliament
On the steps of parliament

[edit] Videos

James Hansen

Note: More videos to follow

[edit] References

  1. Thousands walk against warming, Sydney Morning Herald

[edit] External links

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