@arteteco @freemo All their behavior is mild compared to what species collapse and mass-famine will be like. Please. Give people the benefit of the doubt. When their lives are threatened, no one is very polite. ❤️ #ClimateCrisis https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-48964736
Well, "not being very polite" is a bit of an euphemism for shouting to put people to death because of a political idea.
Don't get me wrong, if that would prove to actually solve some problems I could at least consider it as a good idea, but as far as I can see it's counterproductive. For example, I do not want to have anything to do with them.
And articles like this are a good example of stuff that people quote to look very well informed, but when you go and ask details and cast the light of doubt (as doubt is not a shadow, really) on the matter you become "one of them".
I'm sure there are beautiful people around that know what they are doing. My experience so far with the environmental movements, in which I've been for years, has been utterly disastrous.
@arteteco Trolls say "I can't vote for Bernie Sanders. I hate his supporters". But that's a bad faith argument.
✅ Support the policies or not.
Similarly, looming climate catastrophe is based on science.
✅ Believe it or not.
If we think 🌎 will soon be too hot to support human life, angry climate protestors should have nothing to do with action we take to address the problem.❤️
@BernieOrVest I'm not much into US politics, sorry, I may not get all the references.
I'm not denying human caused climate change, the need for action or the importance of changing policies, if that is your point.
I am just sharing my feeling towards the people I met at the strike, and how counterproductive, aggressive and uninformed they seemed to me.
@arteteco Understood, I hear what you're saying. We should all be good examples of the change we want to make. 👍🏾
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