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Science

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.

ā€” Read on www.independent.co.uk/voices/greta-thunberg-congress-speech-climate-change-crisis-dream-a9112151.html

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Rant

Secret tunnels that brought freedom from Berlin’s Wall | The Independent

Today’s reminder that Drumpf’s border wall is a joke, as is his “presidency”.

I’ll bet the Idiot In Chief never even considered tunnels as a way to get past his wall.

Source: Secret tunnels that brought freedom from Berlin’s Wall | The Independent