How did you become an activist at such a young age?

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, youth climate activist

Environmental activist, winner of the inaugural Children’s Climate Prize (2016), and lead plaintiff in the lawsuit Juliana vs. The United States of America, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez discusses how he became involved in environmental justice activism at a very young age and how this experience has shaped his life.

Xiuhtezcatl 6 years old Speaking at National Global Warming Event
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Bifrost gratefully acknowledges the leadership of the research network NIES, the media arts collective Zoopeople and the sustainability education project Earth Guardians for all their valuable support and work behind the scenes that helped make the interview excerpted in this video possible.