Climate protesters block road outside Amazon site
Manchester Evening News|November 27, 2021
AT least eight protesters from Extinction Rebellion blocked a road outside one of the region's Amazon sites from around 4am yesterday as part of a national protest against the company on Black Friday, one of their busiest days of the year.
KIT VICKERY

One of those out demonstrating on Sunbank Lane in Altrincham was 19-year-old Kai Bartlett, a law student studying in the city centre, who was out demonstrating for the first time, having previously joined several marches with the group.

He said: “In the back of my mind whilst studying it felt horrible that I have the opportunity to make a difference and I'm not seizing it.

“There are a lot of people who are not able to do what we do - as a group of people we can do so much and we're doing it for the people that are not as privileged.

“I'm studying law and at this point I've accepted my career prospects have gone down the drain with what I'm doing. If we don't see change, we might not even have a society before too long.

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