Thousands of students across the United States were expected to stage school walkouts Friday, joining peers around the world to demand action on climate change. Max Prestigiacomo, who is organizing a demonstration in Madison, Wisconsin, said there was a real disconnect between what was being taught in the classroom — that climate change poses an existential threat — and how politicians were reacting. School strikes organized by U. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that would implement a complete transition to renewable energy by
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But he died as a result of it. His father, Jay Smith of Brunswick, Maine, told NBC News the teen was having trouble coping with the changes brought on by the virus before he committed suicide. Spencer Smith was involved in activities and sports, including football, as a sophomore at Brunswick High School. His father said he worked all summer long to be in shape to play as a lineman on the school's football team. But when the pandemic caused the school to switch to flag football as a way to prevent the virus's spread, he "gave up on it," his father said.
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Donald Trump's first campaign rally in three months was controversial for weeks. Not only because of his divisive messaging, but because his rally was expecting a crowd of 19, people; completely disregarding COVID social-distancing requirements. To add fuel to the fire the rally was originally scheduled to take place on Junteenth — a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States.