Activist Andrea Weber, dressed as a Frostpaw the Polar Bear, holds a banner in front of San Francisco Main Library to protest against the repeal of the Clean Power Plan by President Donald Trump's EPA, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, San Francisco, Calif. (Photo by Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Activist Andrea Weber, dressed as a Frostpaw the Polar Bear, holds a banner in front of San Francisco Main Library to protest against the repeal of the Clean Power Plan by President Donald Trump's EPA, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, San Francisco, Calif. (Photo by Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Polar bear funeral protests EPA’s proposed repeal of Clean Power Plan

The Center for Biological Diversity staged a “funeral” for Frostpaw the Polar Bear outisde the San Francisco Main Public Library on Wednesday, Feb. 28. Inside the building, the Environmental Protection Agency hosted a listening session on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan.

 

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A protester holds black roses in front of San Francisco Main Library, the location hosting the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hearing to protest against the repeal of the Clean Power Plan by President Donald Trump's EPA, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, San Francisco, Calif. (Photo by Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)




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