“Jane Fonda was arrested in Washington, D.C. on Friday while protesting against climate change on Capitol Hill, a representative for the actress confirmed. According to Entertainment Tonight, she was one of 16 people arrested for unlawful demonstration during the first of what will reportedly be weekly “Fire Drill Friday” demonstrations.
“”Inspired by the growing movement of young climate strikers, Fonda decided to move to the nation’s capital for four months to take up their baton,” a press release for the demonstration reads, per ET.
“Fonda also told reporters on the scene that she planned to get arrested — not just today, but every Friday into 2020.”
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