FridaysforFuture

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
An estimated 500,000 activists took part in a climate justice protest in Madrid on Friday, December 6, 2019. (Photo: @GretaThunberg)
"We cannot afford more days going by without real action being taken."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Young climate activists staged a silent sit-in Friday at the United Nations climate conference in Madrid
"We need climate action and we need change right now. And the time to act is...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Greta Thunberg
At COP 25, Thunberg said, "we will continue the fight there to make sure that...

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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.