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Every political issue will be soon a climate change issue

Greta Thunberg. Photo: Pacific Press/Getty Images


The 16-year-old climate activist is not alone in waging a generational fight. It’s going to get ugly — just as it should.

A photo of Greta Thunberg at the Climate Action Summit.
A photo of Greta Thunberg at the Climate Action Summit.
Youth activist Greta Thunberg speaks at the Climate Action Summit at the United Nations on September 23, 2019 in New York City. Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images


The media obsession with — and recent mockery of — teen climate activist Greta Thunberg show how we’re failing future generations

Greta Thunberg addresses the National Assembly In Paris on July 23, 2019 in Paris, France. Photo: Micah Garen/Getty Images

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