Some people thought Senator Dianne Feinstein would like a do-over of her colloquy on Friday afternoon with young people.
Senator’s San Francisco office welcomed a group of young school students with average age at least 7 years old asking for her support towards Green New Deal climate legislation.
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Sunrise Movement posted a video online shows Senator Dianne Feinstein telling children that Republicans in the Senate won’t support the resolution because it can’t be paid for.
However, when children insisted on supporting the Green New Deal introduced by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Representative, the response of Dianne was; “You know what’s interesting about this group? I’ve been doing this for thirty years. I know what I’m doing. You come in here and you say, ‘It has to be my way or the highway.’ I don’t respond to that. I’ve gotten elected, I just ran, I was elected by almost a million-vote plurality. And I know what I’m doing. So, you know, maybe people should listen a little bit”.
kids are going to be deal with climate chaos for the rest of their lives as same as residents of California who has been living the past few years of flood, fire & drought.
Youth should be treated with solicitousness as they carry the moral authority due a generation that older ones have managed to screw over. “The green dream, or whatever they call it. Nobody knows what it is, but they’re for it, right?”, according to Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi.
The problem is that the response of Feinstein illustrates the fix we’re in.
Portions of Feinstein’s proposal was released last Friday by her aids who are warmed-over versions of Obama-era environmental policy with a commitment to convert to renewable energy respect for the Paris climate accord.
It is not a surprise that youth are taking initiative after the failure of old-style politics. Sunrise Movement hatched The Green New Deal composed of recent college graduates that are compared with sixteen-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg who has been to Paris in order to meet French youths joined her in spreading Future strikes for which students skip school to demonstrate for climate action on Friday.
Greta Thunberg et les jeunes marchent pour le climat à Paris : ” Quand je serai grand, je voudrais être vivant “
De toutes parts, journalistes, étudiants et badauds se bousculent pour l’apercevoir ; elle reste impassible, le visage serré, encadré par ses longues nattes. La foule qui défile dans les rues de Paris, vendredi 22 février, pour la deuxième semaine de mobilisation, accueille une nouvelle icône de la lutte contre le changement climatique : Greta Thunberg, la Suédoise de 16 ans qui a lancé le mouvement international de grèves scolaires pour le climat.
Feinstein said to one of the young people “You didn’t vote for me” whose age was just sixteen years old which makes her can’t vote in addition to the lack of money to donate.
The California senator has been criticised for her response to a group of children and teenagers asking her to support the Green New Deal. Video footage shows Feinstein flatly rejecting the activists’ request, telling them: ‘I’ve been doing this for 30 years.