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Chill Donald, Chill!’. Are you sure you want to delete your account? As part of its responsibilities under the Paris climate agreement, the Chinese communist regime often boasts that it will actually be increasing, not decreasing, carbon emissions in the next decade. “You have stolen my dreams, my childhood, with your empty words and yet I’m one of the lucky ones. "Everything needs to change. If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at: Quote tweeting a Trump post that demanded the election count be stopped, she wrote: ‘So ridiculous. REUTERS / PHILIPPE WOJAZER. Photo: Twitter. The pair have a longstanding feud, with Trump’s original Twitter post coming two months after they crossed paths at the United Nations in New York last year. Teen environmentalist Greta Thunberg crticised China's treatment of activists after Ou Hongyi, China's first 'climate striker', was detained in Shanghai on Friday after organising a silent protest. 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While Thunberg has made few statements about China’s environmental record, she managed to anger the Communist Party last year by praising Joshua Wong, among the most prominent leaders of the anti-communist movement in Hong Kong. does not correspond with the subject of the post; promotes hatred and discrimination on racial, ethnic, sexual, religious or social basis or violates the rights of minorities; violates the rights of minors, causing them harm in any form, including moral damage; contains ideas of extremist nature or calls for other illegal activities; contains insults, threats to other users, individuals or specific organizations, denigrates dignity or undermines business reputations; contains insults or messages expressing disrespect to Sputnik; violates privacy, distributes personal data of third parties without their consent or violates privacy of correspondence; describes or references scenes of violence, cruelty to animals; contains information about methods of suicide, incites to commit suicide; pursues commercial objectives, contains improper advertising, unlawful political advertisement or links to other online resources containing such information; promotes products or services of third parties without proper authorization; contains offensive language or profanity and its derivatives, as well as hints of the use of lexical items falling within this definition; contains spam, advertises spamming, mass mailing services and promotes get-rich-quick schemes; promotes the use of narcotic / psychotropic substances, provides information on their production and use; contains links to viruses and malicious software; is part of an organized action involving large volumes of comments with identical or similar content ("flash mob"); “floods” the discussion thread with a large number of incoherent or irrelevant messages; violates etiquette, exhibiting any form of aggressive, humiliating or abusive behavior ("trolling"); doesn’t follow standard rules of the English language, for example, is typed fully or mostly in capital letters or isn’t broken down into sentences. “We just went on the global climate strike day, with four people, advocates, on Nanjing Road, which is a very symbolic place in Shanghai, and we are just arrested and interrogated for about two hours and I just came out of the police station,” she said in a video after her release. Exclusive: Saif al-Islam Gaddafi is the Only Candidate Who Can Lead Libya Out of Chaos, Muammar Gaddafi’s Cousin Says. Greta Thunberg Strikes for Climate Change. Greta Thunberg sent "solidarity and gratitude" to an activist in China arrested for attempting to join her environmentalist movement. Activist Greta Thunberg, who started the campaign, spoke out in support of Hongyi. A clip appearing to show Thunberg glare at Trump was widely-shared online, with the president then tweeting a sarcastic ‘tribute’. However, she has also come under increased scruntiny from some politicians and lawmakers who've criticised her alarmism and fearmongering, with, for example, French Republican leadership candidate Guillaume Larrive calling her the “guru of the apocalypse”. And we’re going to engage in civil disobedience and we’re going to get arrested every Friday.” AD. "The main solution, however, is so simple that even a small child can understand it. "We have to acknowledge that the older generations have failed, all political movements in their current form have failed, but Homo sapiens have not yet failed", says Thunberg in the track. Updated 1026 GMT (1826 HKT) July 25, 2019. She initially agreed to speak to the SCMP on Tuesday morning but later attempts to contact her were unsuccessful. In July, the Communist Party reportedly told her and her family she could not return to school unless she abandoned climate activism, after Ou skipped a Friday’s worth of classes to join the movement. We have to stop our emissions of greenhouse gases.". Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at “It’s widely believed that Hong Kong anti-government protesters were desperate to grab the attention of the world by using Thunberg, who is Time magazine’s Person of the Year 2019, to create online buzz,” the Times claimed. She said she was stopped in the eastern part of Nanjing Road, a popular shopping district, and taken to a nearby police station. It is time to rebel.” ... Greta Thunberg addresses the French National Assembly in Paris on 23 July 2019. "Everything needs to change. Ou later explained that police took her into a station and forced her to write a “self-criticism letter” — a common communist tactic in which state agents force dissidents to apologize for their values. Please let us know if you're having issues with commenting. Thunberg has angered the Chinese government, however, not with any environmental appeals, but through her public friendship with anti-communist Hong Kong dissident Joshua Wong, who she has described as inspirational. The administration has the right to block a user’s access to the page or delete a user’s account without notice if the user is in violation of these rules or if behavior indicating said violation is detected. 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You can find a detailed description of how we use your data in our Privacy Policy. “We are in the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic growth. AsiaEnvironmentNational SecurityChinaClimate ChangecommunismFridays for FutureGreta ThunbergJoshua WongOu Hongyi. The letter was co-signed by 24 scientists and published ahead of a meeting of the United Nations' International Law Commission.

Why Today's Vote Affects California Tenants and Uber Drivers, Samoan Islanders and an Ex-Astronaut. It comes as the president claims he is a victim of ‘big media, big money and big tech’ collaborating to commit ‘historic election interference’ in a White House speech last night. So nice to see!’. Climate activist Greta Thunberg has teamed up with UK band The 1975 to record a song in she calls for mass civil disobedience to force action on greenhouse gas emissions. China and India, two of the world’s worst polluters, did not make the list, while Brazil — thanks to the Amazon Rainforest and strict efforts to protect it, one of the world’s most environmentally conscious states — did. Donald must work on his Anger Management problem, then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend! “Government is the only institution that has the ability to protect its people but it failed,” she wrote. To improve the performance of our website, show the most relevant news products and targeted advertising, we collect technical impersonal information about you, including through the tools of our partners. The fact of registration and authorization of users on Sputnik websites via users’ account or accounts on social networks indicates acceptance of these rules. Greta Thunberg has got her own back on Donald Trump by urging the president to ‘chill’ after he flew into an extraordinary rage claiming the US election is rigged.

Subject - the restoration of account / unlock access. Your account has been deleted! UAE, Bahrain and Israel: Peace or Discord? Nonviolent civil disobedience climate movement is the only candle in the darkness to give us a slightest hope,” Ou reportedly wrote. Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg (centre) takes part in a Fridays For Future protest in front of the Swedish Parliament in Stockholm on September 25, 2020. Hongyi, 17, said in an Instagram post on Sunday that she and three other protesters were detained after three hours of “silent resistance” in front of the Shanghai Exhibition Centre.