Leona O'Neill: School climate change strikes putting kids' education at risk

Greta Thunberg has inspired millions of kids to follow her lead by staging 'climate change strikes'. However, as Leona O'Neill writes, children should not be allowed to jeopardise their education for the sake of our planet

Greta Thunberg has inspired kids around the world to take action against climate change
MY SON came to me last Thursday night asking if I'd write him a note so he could attend a climate change protest the next day. Ever the sceptic, I asked him was it really on or was he just trying to b[...]

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