patkgreen · 2 months ago

We need to ask this question first…Who is benefitting from all this? OK, kids are having fun, marching the streets instead of going to school, Greta is marching the corridors of world power. But who else? Green capitalism. The biggest firs in the field are already earning millions.

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Youngguari · 2 months ago

Fear is that girl’s main tool. And it is not by chance. Margaret Klein Salamon, climate change activist, wrote a paper about it “Leading the public into emergency mode” https://blog.usejournal.com/leading-the-public-into-emergency-mode-b96740475b8f?gi=8e29034aa39e. Kids are impressionable, so it is easy to use them to transmit those feelings of anxiety and impeding doom.

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LukeBizzare · 2 months ago

Yes, she is being manipulated with: parents, environmental organizations, who knows who else. But she is also an accomplice, because, at the age of 16, she should know better. That girl just wants to be in the limelight.

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Ive_got_a_sword · 2 months ago

Might be, but calling her mentally ill because of her Aspergers, is not helping the cause of her opponents. Also, you might think that she is acting out…but sometimes, that is the only way to attract attention.

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