A number of environmental activists suspended themselves from the Fred Hartman Bridge in Houston Thursday morning to protest the usage of fossil fuels and problem Democratic presidential applicants getting ready for the talk to carry the business responsible.
Greenpeace USA, a non-governmental environmental group, stated in a tweet that they have been demonstrating on the bridge to “confront” President Donald Trump and “the oil business.”
A video shared by way of the gang presentations a number of protesters the use of colourful banners to grasp themselves from the bridge over the water.
Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez stated the dep. is tracking the demonstration. In keeping with NBC associate KPRC in Houston no less than a dozen protesters have been concerned and the gang stated they plan to stick at the bridge for 24 hours.
The demonstration comes hours ahead of the 3rd Democratic 2020 presidential number one debate Thursday evening at Texas Southern College.
“We problem each and every candidate on level this night to vow to carry the fossil gas business responsible in the event that they change into president,” the gang wrote, including the hashtag “PeopleVsOil.”