As a response to Sivad, Pants-of-dog wrote:You seem to be going out of your way to be a victim here.
Now, can you actually mention a problem with her message?
The problem has already been mentionned but you refuse to admit it. It's where it's coming from, that is the problem.
Greta is not the leader of some eco-protection group fighting corporate mining companies in developing countries at the risk of her own life. She's a healthy Swedish teenager, backed up by a media complex that is in bed with the same mining operations.
If you don't want to get ripped off by corporations (again, like so many times in history), don't listen to their appointed spokesmodels.
Wilfrid Laurier was a kind of "Greta" of the minority's rights movement of the late 1800s, and his election allowed for the metis to be genocided, residential schools to be cemented into our history, and the dissapearance of French minorities all over Canada.
And your message in this thread is: "But the words are so beautiful... who cares where they're coming from."
This is criminal amnesia and gullibility, on your part.
Magical thinking helps people to accept poor governance.
That's why religion and entertainment media are so popular.