Dark clouds, “breathing kills” sign and smoke bombs. In a die-in Saturday in front of the town hall, around fifty people intended to raise the level of awareness of the climate emergency. The Marseille region is a bad student on the blackboard of the fight against pollution. Climate Action Network, Greenpeace and Unicef have singled him out in more ways than one.
The Marseille metropolis is suffocating under the oxides and its inhabitants are defending, denouncing the demonstrators. At issue: road, sea and air traffic, but also “ industrial activities located in Fos-sur-Mer “. Activities, which, added to the loss of arable land, are not without consequences on health and “ cause approximately 2,500 premature deaths each year in the agglomeration “. The associations are calling for significant decisions to finally make health prevail over the economy. Offers ?