Talking to kids about climate change when courage fails you
Professor,Tim Flannery, has been speaking about climate change for decades – but he’s finding it harder and harder to be the bearer of bad news.
"... as the news darkens, I’m having difficulty talking to young people about it. I can tell an optimistic story about developing technologies and the role they can play in helping avert the worst of the crisis. But we have now left action so late that some very severe climate impacts seem unavoidable. When I try to imagine how I, as a young person, would react to such news, I find it hard to continue my work."
Read more at The Guardian