This amazing 16 year old young woman from Sweden, Great Thunberg, travelled to the UN’s Youth Climate Summit – by boat – over two weeks so as not to add any more carbon into the Environment as she brings her message to the World: UNITE BEHIND THE SCIENCE!
I posted this particular article on this story because it brings out a KEY IDEA that we need to overcome about the HYPER MASCULINITY BEHIND CLIMATE CHANGE …
“There is a package of values and behaviors connected to a form of masculinity that I call ‘industrial breadwinner masculinity.’ They see the world as separated between humans and nature. They believe humans are obliged to use nature and its resources to make products out of them. And they have a risk perception that nature will tolerate all types of waste. It’s a risk perception that doesn’t think of nature as vulnerable and as something that is possible to be destroyed. For them, economic growth is more important than the environment”