Greta Thunberg addressed Italy’s Youth4Climate summit recently, saying failed leadership had resulted in 30 years of “empty words and promises” that amounted to a generational “betrayal.”
“Our hopes and dreams drown in their empty words and promises,”
Thunberg referred to statements made by U.S. President Joe Biden, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi back at them, saying they amounted to simply: “Blah blah blah.”
Watch the YouTube video below. It isn’t easy, but we know that action is hard. Massive economic change is really hard. But as Greta notes, we’re out of time.