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Leo marches against Trump’s environmental policies 2017-04-30 22-08-29

Leonardo DiCaprio, hand in hand with indigenous people from Ecuador, joined thousands marching against the Trump administration’s environmental policies in Washington, DC, on Saturday.

DiCaprio protested alongside the Sápara people, many of them sporting full tribal regalia and feathered headdresses.

Tens of thousands of demonstrators trooped down Pennsylvania Avenue and encircled the White House in unseasonable heat to mark Trump’s 100th day in office.

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, the former Oklahoma attorney general, led 14 lawsuits against the agency in his former post.

Pruitt made waves in March when he said he is not convinced that carbon dioxide from human activity is the main driver of climate change.

On Friday, Trump signed an executive order meant to loosen Obama-era restrictions on offshore oil drilling.