Every time we make a decision we should ask ourselves; how will this decision affect that curve?
We should no longer measure our wealth and success in the graph that shows economic growth, but in the curve that shows the emissions of greenhouse gases. We should no longer only ask: “Have we got enough money to go through with this?” but also: “Have we got enough of the carbon budget to spare to go through with this?” That should and must become the centre of our new currency.
‘Hypocrites and greenwash’: Greta Thunberg blasts leaders over climate crisis
Person of the Year – Time
Library of Congress archives photo of Greta Thunberg visiting Standing Rock
Greta Thunberg visiting Standing Rock – The Hill