Global Warming People's Climate March draws 300,000 to Manhattan (+video)

Thousands of climate change activists and others gathered in Manhattan Sunday for the People’s Climate March. It came just before the UN’s Climate Summit, expected to draw nearly 100 heads of state.

By , Staff writer

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Aaron Kratzer is swaying to the rhythms of a New Orleans-style marching band here on Manhattan’s Avenue of the Americas, a famous avenue south of Central Park where on Sunday an estimated 300,000 people from around the globe gathered for the People’s Climate March, a parade and protest against the causes of climate change.