Climate activists: Stop using children as props
15 March 2019
More and more the environmental movement is using children - sometimes as young as 6 years old - to voice its messages and front its campaigns. Is this a powerful device, likely to win over sceptics and waverers? Or it is exploitative and counterproductive? We discuss.
Included mentions of Greta Thunberg (inevitably), Extinction Rebellion, and the Sunrise Movement children who mugged Dianne Feinstein over the Green New Deal.