Hundreds on 'March for Science' on Earth Day in Los Angeles

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Hundreds of protesters took part in the March for Science in Los Angeles to mark an annual event - Earth Day, which is celebrated worldwide on April 22. The demonstration started at Pershing Square and headed to the city council, where speakers gave speeches about the importance of scientific research. Some of the protesters held banners criticizing the policy of US President Donald Trump. Similar marches were held across the US on the same day.

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