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We Should Totally Listen To Children On Climate Crisis (scam) Or Something

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Think back to when you were in grade school and high school: how smart were you really, in terms of what was actually going on in the world and how to solve things. Are you thinking “yeah, I mostly didn’t know what the hell I was talking about, because I was a child”? As a parent, do you really listen to your kids about Important Things now? Considering this article is from Fortune, would you listen to your kids on economic matters?

Adults should listen to children to understand the severity of the climate crisis

After a depressing and dreary 2020, the new year has not come a moment too soon. The coronavirus pandemic has not yet ended its whirlwind of destruction, and it promises to loom large over the first half of 2021. But one day soon, we can reasonably hope it will be over.

In an effort to look forward to that day and beyond, I have been asking my grandchildren what they want to see happen in the world not just this year, but by 2030. By then, my grandson Ryan will be nearly 20, and his sister Madeleine will be a teenager.

They both call me Captain Planet, a kind label first applied to me by the Harvard Business Review. But superheroes have a habit of being human under the cape. My generation started out as big polluters, becoming climate change converts late in life. Even at Unilever—a company with a history of social responsibility dating back to the 1880s—placing sustainability at the heart of the firm’s strategy was controversial with some of its stakeholders.

By contrast, the adults of 2030 will have understood the fierce urgency of environmental protection all through their childhood. Invited to prescribe what adults should do in the coming nine years, Ryan, who is 10, has a clear five-point plan. Ban gas- and diesel-powered cars; expand the use of solar power; use less electricity; don’t use so much plastic; and fly less. It’s a shopping list to address the energy challenges of this century, and to mitigate the catastrophes humans have wrought on our natural and marine life. To do his bit individually, Ryan also decided recently to become vegetarian and stick to it.

It’s exactly the plan that the kids have been indoctrinated with, particularly in their leftist schools. Hey, let’s give them what they want, at least in their own lives. No more fossil fueled trips in cars or buses to school or anywhere else. Schools will replicate how much energy they could actually get from solar, so, the heat will be turned down to 60 and the AC up to 80. There wouldn’t be enough for charging their phones, having schoolwide WiFi, or laptops/tablets for everyone, so, they’ll just have to share the school resources.

Oh, and give up their plastic smartphones. And plastic gaming systems. And a goodly chunk of their clothes and shoes. And limit their computer time and TV watching time to save electricity.

Talking to Ryan and Madeleine about the planet they will inhabit long after me, reminded me of a Psalm. It is often shortened to “Out of the mouths of babes,” but a fuller rendering is “With praises from children and from tiny infants, you have built a fortress. It makes your enemies silent, and all who turn against you are left speechless.”

Only through concrete action now to build a greener 2030 can we earn the praise of our children and of theirs, building a fortress against the devastation of climate change and quieting those who say we aren’t serious. Ryan, Madeleine, and their whole generation will be watching.

Interesting that the vast majority of these climate cultist parents and grandparents  aren’t practicing what they preach, nor restricting the lives of their kids and grandkids to accord the climate kids’ beliefs.


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    • residentp

      If the truth be told, then all will be prepared for drastic climate change CAUSED BY INVADING STELLAR CORES AS SEEN ON NASA PICTURES OF OUR SUN. Refer to Planet x news of Scott C’one where he shows explicit images of these cores orbiting our sun and causing all sorts of problems and flares etc. Politicians hijacked the narrative of us causing the climate crisis with our carbon footprint as to get more control over us and the global economy favoring the nwo concept.

    • Everette

      Here is some truths you need to check out ! 2011 earth was hit with a CME that shook us out of our 23 1/2 degree tilt . The USA also experienced a large earth quake that went from Georgia to Canada . We are now at about 50 degrees tilt . Which has moved our face to the sun direction to what used to be closer to the equator . The North Pole magnetic pole is moving about 50 miles a year towards Syberia . Living in Virginia the Polaris North Pole star in the Little Dipper over santa clause is now going east to west , check it out for yourselves . Go out about 7:00 pm and make random time looks and see Polaris is moving east to west . We now have a new North Star . Florida has had to shut down airports and recalculate their location from magnetic north to geological north to stop planes from landing in the ocean . In their climate change cows pooping and you breathing is the cause of climate change . How will they solve that problem . Here is one answer for you to look up . There are about 7 billion on earth . Their monument in Georgia called the Georgia Guide a Stones states that they want to maintain a population of 500 million . Subtract 500 million from 7 billion and you get 6 1/2 billion that must go ! How do they plan to make this possible . Covid 2006 patented Bill Gates bio weapon , covid shots , vaccines with pig urine , nalgese , formyldihide , Mercury and aluminum , wars , spraying nations with viruses , bacteria and diseases as planned by UN in 1975 , poison…

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