MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami Beach Senior High School students walked out of class Tuesday morning to demand action to deal with climate change.
Images from Chopper4 showed dozens of students outside of the school.READ MORE: State Argues Judge Should Reject COVID-19 Records Case
A student from the school emailed CBS4 news telling us that they were expecting Dan Gelber, the Mayor of Miami Beach, to join them in their demand for what they called ‘climate justice.’READ MORE: Ring Doorbell Camera Appears To Show Elderly Woman Threatening Neighbor With Knife
Climate justice is defined by some as, “the understanding that urgent action is needed to prevent climate change and that it must be based on community-led solutions and the well-being of local communities.”MORE NEWS: Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa Placed On Injured Reserve
The school is located in the 2200 block of Prairie Avenue.