Teenage Activist Greta Takes Climate Campaign To The High Seas

With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednesday to further her campaign for stronger action against climate change.The 16-year-old activist, who shot to global fame last year after she started missing school every Friday to demonstrate outside the Swedish parliament, is bound for New York, where she will take part in a United Nations climate summit.Standing on a pontoon in a marina in Plymouth, southwest England, Thunberg gave a news conference in...

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