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Democrats Invite Teen Activists to
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Posted By: M2, 9/16/2019 7:17:37 AM

Democrat lawmakers have invited 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to testify before a joint House hearing on Wednesday on the “global climate crisis.” Thunberg, who has won plaudits around the world for her “school strike for climate” campaign, is due to appear together with three young Americans before a joint hearing of the new House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis and a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee dealing with energy and environmental issues. Their respective chairmen, Reps. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.) and Bill Keating (D-Mass.), have entitled their hearing, “Voices Leading the Next Generation on the Global Climate Crisis.”



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Reply 1 - Posted by: Turninggrey 9/16/2019 7:43:23 AM (No. 181050)
I just named my new dog from the animal shelter Greta because she is young and has a lot to learn. She also wants to do things her way. I think the dog would be more honest in front of a joint session of congress.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Highlander 9/16/2019 7:56:45 AM (No. 181059)
If I was a congressman, I would simply boycott that session. There is no way on God’s Green Earth that I would sit there and be lectured to by a sixteen-year-old brainwashed Idiot.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Hazymac 9/16/2019 8:13:17 AM (No. 181077)
Kathy Castor, Democrat congresswoman from across the bay, is so stupid it almost hurts. It makes perfect sense that she'd 'd pay close attention to this ignorant youth who knows nothing about the climate, and is just spouting the usual watermelon line. Silly woman, silly girl.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Newtsche 9/16/2019 8:20:11 AM (No. 181088)
The circular logic is settled.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rather Read 9/16/2019 8:23:16 AM (No. 181093)
Oh dear God! I thought the followers of Tromfim Lysenko could not be topped, but these people have leaped over them.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: globalwarmer 9/16/2019 8:40:12 AM (No. 181118)
This is why we don't lower the voting age.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: DVC 9/16/2019 8:54:05 AM (No. 181131)
Teens know only the propaganda that they have been fed. Worthless. and most will be airheads.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: klezmer 9/16/2019 8:59:33 AM (No. 181143)
Just when you thought the democrats couldn't be any dumber...
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Reply 9 - Posted by: HotRod 9/16/2019 9:06:15 AM (No. 181149)
According to the liberals, an 8-year old knows more about world affairs, not to mention auto insurance, than any adult! Now, climate issues? That's where they are really, really light years ahead of any adult-especially conservatives! They should be awarded PHDs at age 12, without having to go to college! They don't need no stinkin' education, just conditioning!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 9/16/2019 9:24:23 AM (No. 181175)
Our brainwashed youth on display. Its not a pretty sight. For every kid appearing before Congress spouting talking points, no doubt there is another intelligent kid that can think for themselves, and debunk everything that is being said.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ladycatnip 9/16/2019 9:40:05 AM (No. 181185)
#7, exactly!! These kids have been spoon fed the sky is falling since pre-k. After semi retiring as a teacher, I became a sub. Kids of all ages were scared the world would end because of climate change. This, like gender fluidity, isn't science at all but a wicked form of child abuse.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Cynical Backstory 9/16/2019 9:41:26 AM (No. 181187)
This reminds me of the time congress had Meryl Streep (for gods sake) testify about Pesticides on apple crops just because she played an apple farmer in a freakin movie. Every word out of her stupid leftist mouth was obviously written by someone else. Lord, I despise these people.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 9/16/2019 9:53:59 AM (No. 181201)
#12 - Don't forget when Sissy Spacek and Jane Fonda testified before Congress on the plight of farmers in 1985. It boggles the mind that someone would give credence to a teenager over scientists who have spent decades studying the climate. I think Michael Mann is dead wrong about global warming, but at least he's got advanced degrees in physics, mathematics, geophysics, and geology. I'd listen to him before I'd listen to a teenaged parrot reveling in her 15 minutes of fame. Not that I'd listen to him either, given his unwillingness to let anyone look at his data, but that's a different issue......
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Franz 9/16/2019 9:55:34 AM (No. 181202)
Just because Greta Thunberg is a true believer of the Man-Made Global Warming propaganda doesn't make her a climate expert. It only shows she is a gullible zealot. The fact that she has won plaudits around the world for her “school strike for climate” campaign shows there are other gullible zealots out there.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Wendybird 9/16/2019 10:06:52 AM (No. 181212)
Public school trained kids finishing high school for the most part don’t know how to sign their own name in cursive, their multiplication tables, or how to read, even at the Dick and Jane level. But they do know that the world is doomed by ten years from next week. Fortunately, there are self taught exceptions.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Strike3 9/16/2019 10:15:52 AM (No. 181223)
I believe that 16-year-olds are a little too old for the democrat congress to understand so hopefully these kids will use small words when speaking to them. As OP said, Seriously?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 9/16/2019 10:34:16 AM (No. 181240)
And this, my fellow Americans, is what we pay congress to do. Bastille Day anyone?
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Reply 18 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 9/16/2019 11:03:36 AM (No. 181261)
As a Democrat once said, "Its the truth not the facts" they are after.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: bigfatslob 9/16/2019 11:05:35 AM (No. 181266)
Don't pay these Congressional idiots for this endeavor let them do it on their own time if they wish to speak to children. No Republican should sit on this panel and if they do remember who they are if they participate in these shenanigans.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 9/16/2019 11:46:24 AM (No. 181320)
It's just a publicity stunt. The Children Are Our Future!, or some such drivel. The children may indeed be our future but using them as props for a hidden agenda is so yesterday.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: KatieJo 9/16/2019 12:52:22 PM (No. 181384)
I'd like to testify before congress on the matter. I happen to be a mechanical engineer, just like Bill Nye, although I once was a 16 year old girl.... But, I digress. I have studied the matter and am convince I am equipped to fully debunk this fraudulent theory.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: KatieJo 9/16/2019 12:52:58 PM (No. 181386)
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Reply 23 - Posted by: skacmar 9/16/2019 8:24:07 PM (No. 181773)
These Stepford children have been programmed since birth to believe this climate bunk. They are like the Stepford robots and were easily programmed to be the perfect children to repeat and carry on their programmers climate propaganda. They are difficult to challenge because nobody wants to be mean and challenge these "brave" youngsters. All they are is robots repeating their years of programming!
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