Time’s Person of the Year is its youngest ever: Greta Thunberg, the teen climate activist

by Hannah Knowles, The Washington Post

Greta Thunberg has rejected accolades for her activism, sayingawards are not what the environmental movement needs.

But on Wednesday, the Swedish 16-year-old, who has mobilized millions of people to fight climate change and condemned leaders’ inaction, picked up another honor that acknowledges her impact.

Thunberg is Time’s Person of the Year — the magazine’s youngest ever.

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