“You know better than I do, so I think one day you should run for the Senate,” Senator Dianne Feinstein told a girl who confronted her Friday.
John SchwartzVarshini Prakash, executive director of the Sunrise Movement, in a statement called Ms. Feinstein “out of touch” and said the interaction shows that the Democratic Party needs “fundamental change.”
Like a modern-day Cassandra for the age of climate change, a Swedish girl's solitary act of civil disobedience has turned her into a mascot for climate action. But it's not easy being her.
John Schwartz“It’s sometimes annoying when people say, ‘Oh you children, you young people are the hope. You will save the world. I think it would be helpful if you could help us just a little bit.” A fabulous profile of @GretaThunberg from @SominiSengupta