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international | environment | news report Friday November 06, 2009 18:34 by Dunk fuspey at yahoo dot co dot uk Barcelona, el mundo
Todays action; banner drop - roaring delegates? - visiting aliens???
At about 5pm this evening as the closing plenary of what can only be seen as a very disapointing climate talks in Barcelona, 2 people got up with a banner and walked toward the front stage shouting "Markets are the problem, not the solution". The banner appears to have read "Obama is finishing what Bush started".
"Markets are the problem, not the solution" Activists evicted from closing plenary of Barcelona climate talks
Earlier that morning at 9am a banner was hung from a crane in a building site adjoining the entrance to the conference, it also read "The market is the problem, not the solution". El clima no estą en venda! (The climate is not for sale) seems to be the loose group responsible for some the weeks bold direct actions.
Caption: Aliens land at Barcelona climate talks, looking for planet earth's climate leaders.
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