In addition to the protagonist of the movie 'Joker', veteran actor Martin Sheen was also detained by the police, in Washington, during a protest against fossil fuel exploitation.
The actor Joaquin Phoenix was arrested this Friday during the weekly climate change protest organized by Jane Fonda at the Capitol in Washington. The actor Martin Sheen and several dozen people were also arrested for not dispersing and leaving the scene as requested by the police. In this type of demonstration arrests have become usual. Jane Fonda herself has been detained several times.
Jane Fonda has been organizing these protest events on Fridays since October 11th. After winning the Golden Globe for Best Actor for the movie "Joker", Phoenix was present at this week's event, where the focus was on "major banks and investors that finance the expansion of the fossil fuel industry."
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