Global Warming

Out of context: Reply #512

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    “This is all wrong. I shouldn’t be up here. I should be in school on the other side of the ocean. Yet you come to us young people for hope. How dare you. You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words, and yet, I’m one of the lucky ones. People are suffering. People are dying. Entire ecosystems are collapsing, we are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growth. How dare you! For more than 30 years the science has been crystal clear. how dare you continue to look away and come here and say that you’re doing enough when the politics and solutions need are still nowhere in sight. You say you hear us and understand the urgency. But no matter how sad and angry I am I do not want to believe that because if you really understood the situation and still kept on failing to act, then you would be evil, and that I refuse to believe.

    “There will not be any solutions or plans presented in line with these figures here today, because these numbers are too uncomfortable and you are still not mature enough to tell it like it is. You are failing us. Young people are starting to understand your betrayal. The eyes of all future generations are upon you. If you choose to fail us, I say we will never forgive you. We will not let you get away with this. Right here, right now is where we draw the line. The world is waking up. Change is coming whether you like it or not.”

    Greta Fucking Thunberg

    • haha sounds like trump warning of rapists hopefully parents know how to monetize it or hired someone.deathboy
    • bigger issue is why a dumb kid is allowed to speak on big issues. has discourse chased the trend and devolved that all issues are discussed on level of childrendeathboy
    • ooh i like that ill post in politicsdeathboy
    • If it takes a 'poster girl' to get us all talking so be it.

      ps. You seem like a piece of shit.
    • hay. zilla. you seem like a roided out loser who snaps at anything he doesn't agree with. lets break it downdeathboy
    • you want a poster girl talking of climate change? Cool yea shit changes. All large form data says we are in a warming stage followed by cooling stage.deathboy
    • regardless of human interaction. now here is the question what can humans do and at what costs? This is the real question even youngins neglectdeathboy

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