Greta Thunberg Urges World to ‘Unite Behind the Experts’ as Youth Climate Strikes Move Online
Climate Change

Greta Thunberg Urges World to ‘Unite Behind the Experts’ as Youth Climate Strikes Move Online

If Queen Greta stans, so do we.Photo: GettyFor the last two weeks, youth climate organizers in New York have been discussing how climate striking may change now that the novel coronavirus had reached the state. These conversations have been happening elsewhere, too, including in Spain and Belgium. And now Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teen activist…

Greta Thunberg urges climate protests to move online because of coronavirus outbreaks
Climate Change

Greta Thunberg urges climate protests to move online because of coronavirus outbreaks

Greta Thunberg is calling on other young climate activists to avoid big protests and move their demonstrations online amid efforts to contain the novel coronavirus. Over the past year and a half, Thunberg has incited thousands of students across the globe to protest inaction on climate change. She’s inspired many to join massive demonstrations like…

Greta Thunberg urges patience, tells climate protesters change won’t happen overnight
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Greta Thunberg urges patience, tells climate protesters change won’t happen overnight

Posted February 29, 2020 14:03:25 Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has told thousands of climate change activists gathered in pouring rain in England that “change will come”. Key points: Ms Thunberg said politicians and media were ignoring the climate crisisShe urged the protesters to be patient, saying change wouldn’t happen overnightPolice said the march attracted more…

Greta Thunberg Bristol strike: Organisers insist event will be safe
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Greta Thunberg Bristol strike: Organisers insist event will be safe

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Greta Thunberg will address thousands of people in Bristol The teenage activists behind Greta Thunberg’s visit to Bristol have said they are fully prepared for large crowds, despite police warnings.Thousands are expected to attend the Bristol Youth Strike 4 Climate (BYS4C) on College Green on Friday to hear the…

Greta Thunberg brushes off mockery from U.S. finance chief  | CBC News
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Greta Thunberg brushes off mockery from U.S. finance chief | CBC News

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where tensions have been high between environmental advocates and U.S. officials lobbying for economic growth. Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, centre, is pictured during a ‘Fridays for Future’ demo on the final day of the 50th annual meeting of the World…

Thunberg and Attenborough join forces
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Thunberg and Attenborough join forces

Dec 30, 2019 — 11.17pmBarcelona |  Two titan climate campaigners, Greta Thunberg and David Attenborough, joined forces on Monday to push politicians and businesses to step up action on climate change after a year in which schoolchildren took to the world’s streets in protest.Swedish teen activist Thunberg, who turns 17 this week, said 2019 had…