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Fridays for the future, everyday

La Conner students attended their classes last Friday. That’s not news. Better had they made news by taking to the streets and demanding their elders make news by seriously acting on the dire condition our planet is in. Maybe next time La Conner students will be a part of pushing adults past talking to taking significant action on climate change.

Students in 125 countries and 1,000 locations, including Bellingham, Friday Harbor and, of course, Seattle, did march last Friday. They are following the lead of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg, who has been protesting on Fridays in Sweden since September....


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