Greta Thunberg speech: I have a dream that the powerful will take the climate crisis seriously | The Independent

My name is Greta Thunberg, I am 16 years old and Iā€™m from Sweden. I am grateful for being with you here in the USA. A nation that, to many people, is the country of dreams.

I also have a dream: that governments, political parties and corporations grasp the urgency of the climate and ecological crisis and come together despite their differences ā€“ as you would in an emergency ā€“ and take the measures required to safeguard the conditions for a dignified life for everybody on earth.

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