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She has a sign. It is written in Swedish. It says “School Strike for Climate.”
She gives speeches. She asks leaders to take action to protect the planet.
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Thousands of people come to hear what Greta has to say. They are inspired by her message.
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Flying is harmful to the planet. So Greta traveled to New York City by boat. This sent a message to the world. The choices we make affect the environment.
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Greta started a movement. People all around the world are speaking out for the future of Planet Earth. Thank you, Greta!