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Walkabout: Teen climate activist builds following with Downtown vigil

Leandra Mira, right, talks with passerby on Friday while she was demonstrating on the steps of the City-County Building, Downtown.

“‘My generation will be the ones who benefit your baby nephews,’ she said. ‘I hear so many people say, “It’s so much better than it used to be,” as if it’s OK to stop improving. I don’t understand that mentality. No one ever says, “We’re at 50%. Let’s leave it at that.”‘”

FULL STORY published September 16, 2019 via Pittsburgh Post-Gazette