Greta Thunberg said it would be a waste of time for her to talk to Trump about climate change , “Obviously he’s not listening to scientists and experts, so why would he listen to me?” Thunberg told BBC Radio 4.
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said it would’ve been a waste of time for her to speak to President Donald Trump about climate change.
The 16-year-old activist added: “I wouldn’t have wasted my time.” Trump, who is withdrawing the US from the Paris climate accord, “So I probably wouldn’t have said anything,” Thunberg added. “I wouldn’t have wasted my time.”
Has a long record of expressing skepticism about climate science. Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg said it would have been a waste of time for her to discuss climate change with ,
President Donald Trump, citing the president’s skepticism of climate science. Thunberg told BBC Radio 4 on Monday that if she’d bumped into Trump at the United Nations climate summit in New York City in September,
She “probably” would not have said anything. “Honestly, I don’t think I would have said anything because obviously he’s not listening to scientists and experts, so why would he listen to me?” she said.
Trump, who in November formally notified the UN that he’s withdrawing the US from the Paris climate accord, has referred to climate change as a “hoax” created by the Chinese.
Trump attacked Thunberg in a tweet earlier this month, stating it was a “so ridiculous” for Time to name her person of the year. The president at the time tweeted: “So ridiculous. Greta must work on her Anger Management problem,
Then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend! Chill Greta, Chill!” Thunberg, who has been open about having Asperger’s syndrome, did not seem fazed by Trump’s tweet. Shortly after the Twitter attack,