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Entertainment Greta Thunberg, Time’s 2019 ‘Person Of The Year,’ Has Returned To School

04:10  20 september  2020
04:10  20 september  2020 Source:   deadline.com

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Greta Thunberg has succeeded in turning vague anxieties about the planet into a worldwide 2019 Person of the YearGreta Thunberg . by Charlotte Alter, Suyin Haynes and Justin Worland Thunberg began a global movement by skipping school : starting in August 2018, she spent her days camped

Swedish environmentalist Greta Thunberg , after a year spent sailing around the world, addressing large crowds, mingling with celebrities, and becoming a The 17- year -old activist took a gap year to advocate for her environmental causes, in the process winning Time ’ s “ Person of the Year ” award

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Swedish environmentalist Greta Thunberg, after a year spent sailing around the world, addressing large crowds, mingling with celebrities, and becoming a media sensation, is back in school.

The 17-year-old activist took a gap year to advocate for her environmental causes, in the process winning Time’s “Person of the Year” award last year and becoming the face of young protests on climate change.

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TIME ' s Editor-in-Chief explains why climate activist Greta Thunberg was chosen as the 2019 Person of the Year .

Greta Thunberg , the 16- year -old Swedish activist, has been named Time 2019 Person of the Year for her work leading a youth movement to raise In 2018, she appeared in front of the Swedish Parliament carrying her homemade school -strike sign. The young leader has also been vocal about

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Thunberg tweeted that she was happy to become a normal teen again.

“My gap year from school is over, and it feels so great to finally be back in school again!” Thunberg wrote, showing herself with a backpack.

Thunberg is best known for her appeared at a UN climate summit, where she chided the assembled for their inaction and angrily told the delegates “How dare you!”

Although she was snubbed by President Trump, he later joked that Thunberg was “a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future.”

Now, it appears, that statement has come true.

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