3 thoughts on “Frightened children?

  1. Of course the naysayers will all say she is an actor put up by the envirocrats. You know, the ones who want nothing more than to control our lives and make us miserable because, because…well, just because.

    The facts are pretty clear. The young are the ones who will inherit the world we leave behind. The good, the bad and the ugly.

    Now it’s true that every generation has had this burden. Can’t be any other way obviously.

    Yet, we are locally debating the bump in energy costs by windmills or the demise of the remaining few thousand coal mining jobs.

    South Africa almost ran out of water last year. Northeast India is facing the same for 10’s of millions. Record flooding here, unprecedented droughts there. Bird and insect populations dropping drastically. Fisheries depleted and massive rainforests destroyed. Pollinators disappearing.

    I don’t have to deal with this for long. At best another decade or two.

    Greta Thunberg and her contemporaries are facing a lifetime.

    Imagine. There is that word again. Imagine you were a smart 16 year old.

    Being patronized, vilified or told to hush is not an option for her.

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