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This is a response?! He simply chickened out.
It still feels wrong that a 16 year old kid suffering from Aspergers syndrome has been stuck in the limelight, being prevented from furthering her education, to rant at everybody with a script?!
All these celebrities are being held accountable to some 16-year old kid who skips school, and has never done anything in her life. How disgusting.
Thunberg (and Soros’) lambasting of Roger Federer is an unacceptable low blow against arguably the best sportsman who has ever lived. I am not suggesting that high profile figures should be immune from any criticism but the “woke” climate change hierarchy could have dealt with this with far more diplomacy.
Roger Federer has done huge work for charity throughout his illustrious career, and Credit Suisse Bank have altered their stance to comply with the Paris Agreement. Federer has been targeted by Thunberg, which I totally disagree with, it could have been tackled in a more respectful manner.