Amanpour and Company

Varshini Prakash on Climate Activism

Clip: 04/29/2019 | 2m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

The Sunrise Movement is taking lawmakers to task on climate change, demanding the attention of senior figures like Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Christiane Amanpour speaks to Varshini Prakash, a co-founder of the Sunrise Movement, and, at 26-years-old, one of the young activists taking the lead on saving the planet.

Aired: 04/29/19

Rating: NR

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