French activists use Macron portraits to urge climate action

The Nation | Dec 8, 2019 at 8:16 PM
  • The protest is part of an unusual climate movement that has taken root around France this year.
  • Activists are notably angry that France has lagged on its international commitments to increase use of solar and wind energy and reduce emissions.
  • The activists at Sunday’s protest held 100 portraits, to mark 100 days until France’s municipal elections to replace mayors in town halls across the country.