USA: Climate Summit protest slams California Governor over oil policies

Police went head-to-head with protesters at a rally targeting California Governor Jerry Brown and his oil and gas policies, outside the Global Climate Action Summit at the Moscone Center South in San Francisco on Thursday. Protesters gathered outside the summit venue for a sit-in protest as they chanted and chastised the event's attendees. «During his tenure, Governor Brown approved the... Еще permits for more than 21,000 oil and gas wells,» said one protester about extraction sites mainly built in poor and minority communities. Protesters demanded an end to extraction and processing of fossil fuel in California whereby toxic gases are creating health issues for communities such as «dizziness, nose bleed, and headaches.»

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