Connect with us

Greta Thunberg Criticizes Wealthy Executives at Davos

Entertainment

Greta Thunberg Criticizes Wealthy Executives at Davos

Thunberg denounced influential individuals for valuing immediate financial gain over lasting environmental sustainability.

Recently, the annual World Economic Forum took place in Davos, Switzerland, bringing together influential figures from the corporate and political arenas to deliberate on the global economy and its associated dynamics. Among the speakers was the young environmental advocate Greta Thunberg, who earlier engaged in a demonstration against the expansion of a coal mine in Germany.

var pref_connatix_event_title_prefix = ‘ConnatixLarge’;var prefMainPlayer=pref_connatix_event_title_prefix;var pref_connatix_catapultx_id = ‘tdw-main-player’;

!function(n){if(!window.cnxps){window.cnxps={},window.cnxps.cmd=[];var t=n.createElement(‘iframe’);t.display=’none’,t.onload=function(){var n=t.contentWindow.document,c=n.createElement(‘script’);c.src=”https://cd.connatix.com/connatix.playspace.js”,c.setAttribute(‘async’,’1′),c.setAttribute(‘type’,’text/javascript’),n.body.appendChild(c)},n.head.appendChild(t)}}(document);

cnxps.cmd.push(function () {
cnxps({
playerId: getUrsCtxStoryPlayer() ,”customParam1″:getUrsPI(),”customParam2″:getUrsSTI(),”customParam3″:”ConnatixMain”,settings: {queryJsTargeting:{apsTargetingKey:getUrsTI().split(‘_’).slice(0,1).join(‘_’).toLowerCase()},advertising: {macros: {“CustomMacro1″:getUrsPI(),”CustomMacro2″:getUrsSTI(),”CustomMacro3″:”ConnatixMain”}}}
}).render(‘307852102563439fa7d193066a4208a5’,connatix_js_ready_callback);
});

Thunberg made a direct address to the assembled audience, reprimanding numerous affluent members of the business and political elite for choosing to ignore the ongoing climate emergency in pursuit of short-term profits.

“Currently, we are in Davos where predominantly the individuals contributing to the devastation of the planet, the core players in the climate crisis, the funders of fossil fuels and so forth, are the individuals we are somehow counting on to resolve our issues,” expressed Thunberg.

“Repeatedly, they have displayed that their foremost concern lies elsewhere. They prioritize personal avarice, corporate avarice, and immediate financial gains over the well-being of people and the planet.”

“These individuals will push boundaries as far as they can as long as it goes unnoticed. They will persist in supporting fossil fuels and sacrificing others for their personal benefits,” she appended.

More in Entertainment

Advertisement

Trending

Advertisement
To Top