EDITORIAL

In a speech at Congress after travelling across the Atlantic by boat, teen activist Greta Thunberg urged US senators to learn from the sacrifices of Martin Luther King and other civil rights activists in the fight against climate change.

"I am grateful for being with you here in the USA. A nation that, to many people, is the country of dreams," said the 16-year-old.

"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 - as you would in an emergency - and

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