Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg is a teenage, environmental activist, famous for missing school to protest about climate change outside the Swedish parliament. She is widely credited with inspiring the youth movement against climate change.

  • Greta Thunberg to guest edit BBC Radio 4's Today Programme this Christmas.
    People

    Greta Thunberg’s latest project has a rather festive twist

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    “Stop calling Greta Thunberg an ‘inspiration’ – it’s more damaging than you realise”

  • Jane Fonda being arrested for protesting against climate change in Washington DC.
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    The internet is in love with this video of Jane Fonda accepting a BAFTA award while being arrested

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This is how climate change has affected the UK in the last 10 years

“Just about every aspect of Britain’s environment has altered due to human-caused climate change.”

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People

The most biting climate change comebacks ever to grace the internet

All hail Greta Thunberg.

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“Stop telling Greta Thunberg to smile: she has every right to be angry”

Powerful men have told Greta Thunberg to “cheer up” – but she doesn’t owe her smile to anyone.

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Moya Crockett
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Do you have eco anxiety? These 8 simple tips can help

An expert offers her advice for dealing with feelings of anxiety and fear around climate change

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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From that viral Greta Thunberg photo to a charitable plumber, this week’s feel-good news stories

Your weekly round-up of the best feel-good stories from across the internet.

Life

The most imaginative, hilarious and feminist signs from the London strike for climate change

"Destroy the patriarchy, not the planet."

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Megan Murray
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“There’s no planet B”: 19 women on why they joined the global climate strike

There's never been a more important time to stand up for what you believe in.

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Global climate strike: Everything you need to know about today’s protest

Today, thousands of people around the world will walk out of work to protest global warming. Here’s what you need to know about joining them.

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Holly Gillibrand
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People

Barack Obama and Greta Thunberg just became “a team” in an iconic video

He is a big fan of her work.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Why Roald Dahl’s Matilda is so relevant in today’s political climate

Elizabeth Day explores the parallels between Matilda Wormwood, Greta Thunberg and the young girls standing up to the political bullies of 2019.

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Megan Murray
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Billie Eilish’s striking new video champions Greta Thunberg’s climate crisis battle

It's an incredible video with a strong message.

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Hollie Richardson
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Here’s why Greta Thunberg’s latest response to her critics is so important

This isn’t the first time her critics have turned to ableism to try and bring the young climate activist down.

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People

Greta Thunberg just delivered a message to Donald Trump after sailing into New York

This might be her most poignant feat yet.

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Hollie Richardson
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Books

These 9 books will help you to combat your eco-anxiety

Arm yourself with facts and figures in the fight against climate change.

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Sarah Shaffi
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The Big Green Bookshop and Melissa Harrison are crowdfunding to raise money to send copies of Greta Thunberg's book to schools.
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Here’s how you can ensure Greta Thunberg’s message reaches young minds

Support this crowdfunder to get Thunberg's book to young people.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

This man’s tweet about Greta Thunberg being involved in a “freak yachting accident” is no “joke”

She is heading to the UN Summit in New York.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Greta Thunberg has absolutely no time for nasty taunts about her autism

The climate change warrior proved the test of her mettle with a perfect takedown of her own.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Greta Thunberg penned a powerful message about climate change for The 1975’s new album

Music and lyrics with an environmental twist.

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Christobel Hastings
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Hollie Richardson
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Greta Thunberg just challenged Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on America’s “climate denialism”

The two leaders had a frank but warm conversation.

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Life

US students accuse school authorities of silencing them on climate change

Valedictorians were going to include a text from the Class of 0000 movement in their graduation ceremony speeches, but were told they're not allowed to.

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