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UK: Extinction Rebellion mothers' march holds breastfeeding 'nurse-in'

United Kingdom, London
October 09, 2019 at 17:15 GMT +00:00 · Published

Mothers breastfed their children at an Extinction Rebellion (XR) 'nurse-in' in central London on Wednesday.

Protesters combined a 'sit-in', a form of direct action, with the symbolic act of caring for children.

The event was designed to highlight the threat of climate change for youngsters and future generations.

Wednesday's protest is part of a wider campaign of civil disobedience organised by XR in the British capital and worldwide.

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Mothers breastfed their children at an Extinction Rebellion (XR) 'nurse-in' in central London on Wednesday.

Protesters combined a 'sit-in', a form of direct action, with the symbolic act of caring for children.

The event was designed to highlight the threat of climate change for youngsters and future generations.

Wednesday's protest is part of a wider campaign of civil disobedience organised by XR in the British capital and worldwide.

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