"It is in Belgium that our contemporary political planet has its european epicentre right now, and there is very little about the EU. Last Thursday, left the 35 000 belgian students in their classrooms to klimatstrejka, yesterday, was expected to 10 000 young people in the city of Leuven."
"This is the fifth week skoldemonstrationer in the country, where the 17-year-old Anuna De Wever is the strongest voice in the flemish movement, while contemporaries Adélaïde Charlier become a spokesperson in the French speaking part."
"The american magazine The Nation named recently to the young generation klimataktivister to ”The climate kids” and appointed Greta Thunberg to their superstar. Thunberg, whose braids in the rest of the world is often associated with Pippi Longstocking, has in less than half a year become a världsikon for the environmental movement and her creative work has inspired klimatstrejker all over the world. "
"In Australia picked Harriet O'shea Carre, Milou Albrecht and Jean Hinchliffe, three 14-year-old girls, quickly up the message, and the demonstrations have now been held in twenty cities in the country."
"In Canada is 16-year-old Rebecca Hamilton, the domestic headline wine and in New York city has the only 13-year-old Alexandria Villasenor skolstrejkat outside the united nations headquarters in two months. She is one of the engines behind the planned global jätteskolstrejken 15 march and through social media networking she with Greta Thunberg and other activists on a daily basis."
"It is symptomatic that the leading klimatkidsen around in the western world, almost exclusively young women. In a generation where the boys are lagging behind in the education system, the labour market and in public debate is the girls obvious protagonists. Greta Thunberg and the others to be affected by the hordes of trolls on social media and shaking off the hate with sober reasoning about the state of things. This is a generation that, how trite it may sound, don't take any crap. "
"the Question of whether ”children” should have a voice in the climate debate is not just a moron, but also completely redundant. Today's teenagers do not care about the parts of the vuxenvärden ojar, they have a fully up to organize and make the revolution from their own platforms. And why would they listen to a sudden whim of care from the same adults who set the planet on fire? They are teenagers now, soon the age of majority and then it is they who will take the political decisions."
"What did my generation in the same age? Not worried us for the future in all cases. We graduated, went to London and worked, started studying, and did an Erasmus exchange and backpackade in Southeast asia. Thanks to budgetflygets entrance on the market, we flew the length and breadth of the world. It was not exactly unknown that the jet fuel contributed to what was then called the greenhouse effect. We didn't bother us, just not enough. And how dangerous could it be, really?"
"of course There is a pedagogical value in that the generation that is heard most in the climate change issue is the first that is seriously going to have to pay for koldioxidfestens consequences. But even more important is the confidence that only he who himself never hycklat can claim."
"Klimatkidsen is here to stay. We have an obligation to listen to them and be ashamed."
"▪▪ Adélaïde Charlier and Louise Vanden Abeele, published yesterday an article in the belgian newspaper Le Soir with the headline ”Dad, did you know that there would be droughts and floods?”. Klimatkidsen have started to set their parents against the wall for having destroyed their future. It is no daring guess that the climate crisis is the next big generationsskilsmässa."