© Jane Fonda participates in a protest during a “Fire Drill Fridays” climate change protest and rally on Capitol Hill, October 18, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) The actor told protestors last week that her red coat "is the last article of clothing" she’ll ever buy. The 81-year-old actor Jane Fonda has sworn off shopping . Speaking to a crowd of fellow protestors on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Fonda grabbed the lapels of her now-famous red coat (she’s been arrested in it four times in recent weeks for protesting against climate change), and said, "So, you see this coat? I needed something red and I went out and found this coat on sale. This is the last article of clothing that I will ever buy." Fonda said she has been inspired by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to change her views on consumerism and joked about the fact that she’ll have a lot more free time, now that shopping is off the table. "I grew up when consumerism wasn’t – didn’t – have such a stranglehold over us. So when I talk to people about how we don’t really need to keep shopping – we […]


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