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Climate Strike best new word 7 November 2019

‘Climate strike’ named 2019 word of the year by Collins Dictionary (via The Guardian)

By Johanne Estler Hanson

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In a year when global protests over the climate crisis were staged from Afghanistan to Vietnam, Extinction Rebellion demonstrations stopped traffic in major cities and Greta Thunberg called for young people to skip school to fight political inaction, “climate strike” has been named Collins Dictionary’s 2019 word of the year.

Read more via The Guardian