Stop your GASSING! Greta Thunberg's climate change rally is crashed by counter-protest led by truck convoy of oil and gas workers in Canada | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

Stop your GASSING! Greta Thunberg's climate change rally is crashed by counter-protest led by truck convoy of oil and gas workers in Canada

'We are doing this because our future is at stake,' Thunberg told the crowd.

'We will not be bystanders. We are doing this because we want the people in power to unite behind science.

But a counter-protester said: 'We care for the environment, of course we do. What they need to understand is that we're hurting and we also need to care about Alberta jobs.'

The honking horns of big rig trucks blared from a nearby thoroughfare, where vehicles emblazoned with 'We love Canada energy' signs were driving up and down.

'When they charged their iPhones last night, that power came from this plant,' he said, pointing to the former coal-fired Keephills power plant near Edmonton that was being converted to natural gas.

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