Greenpeace protests recycling complacency

14.11.2011                      17.Cheschwan. 5772

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Greenpeace protests recycling complacency

Protesters attempt to unveil giant banner on Jerusalem city hall flagpole; municipality says environmental issues are top priority.

Two Greenpeace activists were arrested in Jerusalem on Sunday morning when they climbed up eight-meter flagpoles outside city hall.
The protesters attempted to display a giant banner to convey their message: “Stop recycling promises – begin recycling garbage, now!” The banner, which was six by seven meters, was formatted to look exactly like a municipality report, according to a statement from Greenpeace, which said that the report was conveying a message to Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat….