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The 17-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg showed Support for Democrat Joe Biden, urging voters concerned about the environment to vote for Biden.
Thunberg said in a tweet that she never engages in party politics, but that “the upcoming US elections is above and beyond all that.”
“From a climate perspective it’s very far from enough and many of you of course supported other candidates. But, I mean…you know…damn! Just get organized and get everyone to vote #Biden,” she wrote.
I never engage in party politics. But the upcoming US elections is above and beyond all that.
From a climate perspective it’s very far from enough and many of you of course supported other candidates. But, I mean…you know…damn!
Just get organized and get everyone to vote #Biden https://t.co/gFttFBZK5O
— Greta Thunberg (@GretaThunberg) October 10, 2020
In contrast, Biden has proposed a $2 trillion climate plan that aims to be 100% carbon-free power by 2035 and invests in clean power and infrastructure, mass transit, energy-efficient buildings and housing, and sustainable agriculture.
Thunberg joins other environmental advocates and experts in endorsing Biden including Scientific American, who made its first presidential endorsement in 175 years, League of Conservation Voters, and a coalition of over 80 scientists and climate experts.
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