Greta Thunberg slams 'political inaction' ahead of Merkel meeting

Climate activist Greta Thunberg criticized "political inaction" by European leaders on Wednesday, ahead of a planned meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Thursday.Two years of school strikes had spurred political commitments and "big speeches" but "the climate and ecological crisis has never once been treated as a crisis," Thunberg and three other youth climate activists wrote in The Guardian."The gap between what we need to do and what’s actually being done is widening by the minute," they wrote. "Effectively, we have lost another two crucial years to political inaction."...


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