FridaysforFuture

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Swedish climate activists Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, Isabelle Axelsson, and Vanessa Nakate take part in a "Friday for Future" youth demonstration in a street of Davos on January 24, 2020 on the sideline of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting.
"If only leaders were as good [at] taking real action as they were giving speeches," said Greta Thunberg.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
#SaveSalla is a campaign launched by the Finnish community in partnership with the youth climate movement Fridays for Future. (Photo: www.savesalla.org.)
"If we stand back and do nothing, letting global warming prevail, we will lose...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg protests during a "Fridays for Future" protest in front of the Swedish Parliament Riksdagen in Stockholm on October 9, 2020. (Photo: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP via Getty Images)
"I'm only here to once again remind you of the emergency we are in. The crisis...

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On Panic and Hope: No One Is Too Small To Make A Difference
That stark photo of Greta Thunberg's solitary, obstinate climate strike was a mere year ago. This week, four million people joined her in the largest climate strike ever to declare, "L ike the sea, we rise ." Greta's rhetoric is hard-core: She told Dems lauding her to "save your praise...Don’t (tell) us how inspiring we are without doing anything about it," and told global leaders, "I don't want your hope, I want you to panic." We're all good on panic thanks, but we'll take the hope too.