#WATWB – The Greta Thunberg Helpline!

The Greta Thurnberg Helpline!

Okay, I couldn’t help myself with this one.  In honor of the U.N. Climate Summit — may we all come to our senses and do something about the planet before the planet does it for us — and the 16-year old who is raising awareness in ways that our politicians never could with more bravery, insight, and clear-headedness than most of us adults, I give you this for your viewing pleasure.

If we’re not laughing, we’re crying, and frankly, there’s really no time for tears, just action!

Welcome to this month’s #WATWB, a monthly good news trip around the world.  May we all be energized and rejuvenated by the good news.

This month’s co-hosts are:
Sylvia Stein, Eric Lahti, Shilpa Garg, and Lizbeth Hartz.

And if you’re interested in joining our Blog Hop, the guidelines follow:

1. Keep your post to below 500 words;

2. Link to a human news story on the last Friday of each month that demonstrates love, kindness, humanity, support, open-mindedness, you know, that kind of stuff, but no proselytizing, preaching or inconsiderateness toward others;

3. Post on the last Friday of the month in sharing the good news.  No story is too big or small;

4. Place the WE ARE THE WORLD Badge on your sidebar and help spread the word on social media. Tweets, Facebook shares, G+ shares using the #WATWB hashtag through the month most welcome;

5. Read and comment on others’ posts, play nice, and make friends;

6. To sign up, add your link in WE ARE THE WORLD Linky List below.

Click here to enter your link and view this Linky Tools list…

About Pam Lazos

writer, blogger, environmentally hopeful
This entry was posted in children's social movement, climate change, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

34 Responses to #WATWB – The Greta Thunberg Helpline!

  1. Cheers to all fellow Greta supporters! I wrote a poem in her honor:
    https://humanwritesblog.com/2019/10/07/greta/

    Liked by 1 person

  2. ericlahti says:

    OMG! That’s hilarious. I was scratching my head at all the people ripping into Greta for pointing out how the world was going to crap and no one was doing anything about it. Seriously, what is wrong with people?

    Liked by 2 people

  3. cath says:

    Excellent post, Pam. Thanks for sharing the twitter, I don’t use my account much, so I’d have missed this.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. hilarymb says:

    Hi Pam – yes … what a great video … she is raising awareness that is for sure … I just hope we listen – and then change our habits, so there can be life in the future … cheers Hilary

    Liked by 3 people

  5. Ken Dowell says:

    I don’t know which is worse. Do the politicians who deny climate change really believe that or are they just saying what the money men who finance them want them to say. One assumes that you have to have at least half a brain to be elected to Congress. And you only need half a brain to understand what is happening to the environment. Sorry, this doesn’t really qualify as good news.

    Liked by 2 people

  6. lindasschaub says:

    That gave me a grin Pam … the “mock UN” line especially. Thanks for sharing that video.

    Liked by 3 people

  7. I think Greta is the beginning of the new humans that will save the earth. She is one very special and wonderful human.

    Liked by 4 people

  8. No one does satire quite like the Aussies! Good one Pam!

    Liked by 3 people

  9. Go, Greta, go. She’s inspirational and amazing.

    Liked by 4 people

  10. Love The Greta Thunberg Helpline 🙂

    Liked by 4 people

  11. Pam…once again shining bright xxxxx

    Liked by 4 people

  12. I did some reading about climate change. Yikes! Human interference started back when we began farming. OK, that does it. No more farming… no more cows… I have a headache.

    Liked by 3 people

    • Pam Lazos says:

      Well, the amount of resources it takes to raise a cow is much greater than what it takes to “raise” a salad 😂 Jacqui, but I think the bigger and easier target is fossil fuels vs. renewables. We could make a big dent in it just by converting to renewables.

      Liked by 1 person

  13. Ally Bean says:

    That satirical link is brilliant. Thanks for sharing it here.

    Liked by 3 people

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.