Jane’s arrest in 1970 helped to advertise the activist work she was doing on the time, and regardless that she by no means stopped protesting and advocating for change, the actress managed to keep away from arrest till 2019, when she was arrested 5 instances.
Through the local weather change protests that passed off each Friday in Washington D.C. (dubbed “Hearth Drill Fridays,” in accordance with The Hollywood Reporter), Jane was arrested 5 separate instances for collaborating within the protests.
Her closing arrest, going down on Dec. 20, 2019, was extremely publicized, with movies and pictures of Jane smiling as she was cuffed went viral on-line.
Her first 4 costs have been dropped by legislation enforcement, although Jane did spend an evening in jail for one in all her detainments.
“I will probably be on the Capitol each Friday, rain or shine, impressed and emboldened by the unimaginable motion our youth have created,” she wrote on her weblog, in accordance with the outlet.