Wednesday, September 25 By: Emily Morris

Greta Thunberg, 16, is a climate change activist gaining attention as a major political voice. Following learning about the root of climate change, which will be gradually devastating to our environment unless greenhouse gas emissions are minimized, reacted drastically because no one was “panicking about climate change. She soon organized a school strike, gaining extensive attention from the media.

Since her activism beginnings, she has caught the attention of many: adding fans and critics. Political leaders have responded to her, including United States president, Donald Trump. Despite individual opinion, she has started a conversation.

Greta Thunberg’s response to “world leaders” at the 2019 Climate Action Summit.
Entire 2019 Climate Action Summit from The Washington Post