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Allbirds just dropped 2 limited-edition Tree Dashers for Cyber Monday — here's your first look

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Mara Leighton/Business Insider Instead of providing a discount on Cyber Monday, is offering limited edition , eco-friendly running sneakers made of all-natural tree materials. We reviewed them and found them to be very comfy and breathable — perfect for everyday jogging.Allbirds continue to be an Insider Reviews favorite — we especially love the , , and new clothing line. We're also keeping ta...
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Black Friday Deals 2020: The best sales available now

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Black Friday 2020 is here. There are many discounts live now on TVs, Apple devices, smart home goods, and more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Black Friday 2020 is finally here. If you're getting a jump on your holiday shopping, there are a lot of terrific deals on everything from laptops to kitchen appliances during the much-anticipated shopping event.As Friday marches on, we continue to see outsta...
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The best Black Friday deals of 2020 that are live now, how to shop, and everything else you need to know today

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Black Friday 2020 is here. There are many discounts live now on TVs, Apple devices, smart home goods, and more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Black Friday 2020 is finally here. If you're getting a jump on your holiday shopping, there are already a lot of good deals on everything from laptops to kitchen appliances during the much-anticipated shopping event.Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Kohl's, Macy's,...
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The best Black Friday deals of 2020 that are live now — plus how to shop, and everything else you need to know today

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Black Friday 2020 is here. There are many discounts live now on TVs, Apple devices, smart home goods, and more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Black Friday 2020 is finally here. If you're getting a jump on your holiday shopping, there are already a lot of good deals on everything from laptops to kitchen appliances during the much-anticipated shopping event.Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Kohl's, Macy's,...
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The best Black Friday deals of 2020 to shop now — plus buying advice and everything else you need to know today

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Black Friday 2020 is here. There are many discounts live now on TVs, Apple devices, smart home goods, and more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Black Friday 2020 is finally here. If you're getting a jump on your holiday shopping, there are already a lot of good deals on everything from laptops to kitchen appliances during the much-anticipated shopping event.Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Kohl's, Macy's,...
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While Jeff Bezos spends billions on his 'Earth Fund,' Amazon is reportedly monitoring climate change groups including Greta Thunberg's...

Leaked documents obtained by Vice show how Amazon keeps a close eye on perceived threats to its business.
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Lorde urges climate action ahead of new book on Antarctica trip

New Zealand singer says Donald Trump, Great Thunberg and California wildfires spurred her to visit before it turns ‘to slush’The singer Lorde has written an impassioned entreaty for the world to face the climate emergency head-on after visiting Antarctica.Lorde said Donald Trump, California wildfires and the advocacy of Greta Thunberg spurred her to “head south” in a bid to visit the frozen continent before it turned “to slush”. Continue reading...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning.Have an Amazon Alexa device? Listen to this update by searching "Business Insider" in your flash briefing settings.And for the biggest stories in politics, sign up here for 10 Things in Politics You Need to Know Today — launching soon!Facebook briefly prioritized established news sites. In the days after the US election, Fac...
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'Leave Nato': Justin Trudeau pranked by Russian duo posing as Greta Thunberg

Vovan and Lexus strike again, urging Canadian prime minister to introduce them to South Park characters Terrance and PhillipRussian comedians Vovan and Lexus have struck again, this time pranking Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in a phone call during which he believed he was talking to climate change activist Greta Thunberg.Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexey Stolyarov, who call themselves Vovan and Lexus, released a recording of the phone call this week, in which they counsel Trudeau about wor...
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While Jeff Bezos spends billions on his 'Earth Fund,' Amazon is reportedly monitoring climate change groups including Greta Thunberg's as potential threats

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Katherine Taylor/Reuters Leaked documents obtained by Vice show how Amazon keeps a close eye on perceived threats to its business in Europe. Among these threats are climate change activism groups including Extinction Rebellion, Greenpeace, and Greta Thunberg's organization Fridays for Future. The report is at odds with the public face Amazon shows on climate change. CEO Jeff Bezos has pledged to donate $10 billion to groups focused on the issue.  "Like most companies...
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Amazon is using union-busting Pinkerton spies to track warehouse workers and labor movements at the company, according to a new report

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images Amazon has hired detectives with the infamous Pinkerton spy agency to monitor European workers' labor union organizing efforts, per a Motherboard report. The outlet obtained leaked documents from Amazon's Global Security Operations Center, where data analysts can easily track workers' union organizing activities down to the date, time, and location. Pinkerton spies have a history of busting up unions: Their involvement in a steelworke...
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Greta Thunberg spoke zero words to anyone outside her family for 3 years before becoming the face of the youth climate movement, a new film reveals

Environmental activist Greta Thunberg speaks at the 'Friday Strike For Climate' on March 6, 2020, in Brussels, Belgium. Thierry Monasse/Getty Images Greta Thunberg, a teenage activist from Sweden, is the face of the youth climate movement. A new documentary reveals that Thunberg didn't speak to anyone outside her family for three years before her rise to the world stage. Since 2018, Thunberg has addressed the United Nations, US Congress, and UK Parliament, and met with countless po...
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Hearing Greta’s Message

Last year, the climate movement found new vigor in a young Swede named Greta Thunberg. She began a solo strike and quickly caught global media attention for her sharp tongue and truth telling. Too often, however, her words have fallen on deaf ears as politicians continue to ignore the climate crisis. In one of her…Read more...
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What to stream this weekend: Greta Thunberg doc 'I Am Greta,' musical 'Jingle Jangle'

New films out on streaming this weekend: Greta Thunberg documentary 'I Am Greta' on Hulu and Sophia Loren film 'The Life Ahead' on Netflix.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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'I Am Greta' chronicles the birth of Greta Thunberg's climate crusade

Greta Thunberg's inspiring children's crusade on the climate-change crisis receives dutiful if somewhat sluggish documentary treatment in "I Am Greta," an intimate portrait of the teenage activist that at its best conveys her courage and spirit, before bogging down in what becomes a somewhat repetitious call for action.
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‘Hypocrites and greenwash’: Greta Thunberg blasts leaders over climate crisis

Exclusive: Leaders are happy to set targets for decades ahead, but flinch when immediate action is needed, she saysGreta Thunberg has blasted politicians as hypocrites and international climate summits as empty words and greenwash. Until humanity admits it has failed to tackle the climate crisis and begins treating it as an emergency like the coronavirus pandemic, society will be unable to stop global heating, she said.In an interview with the Guardian, Thunberg said leaders were happy to set ta...
Tags: Climate Change, Environment, World news, Farming, Biodiversity, Thunberg, Greta Thunberg, Guardian Thunberg


After nearly a year, Greta Thunberg finally gets Trump back for mocking her on Twitter

In December 2019, then-President Donald J. Trump mocked Greta Thunberg — a 16-year-old Swedish girl with autism — for having the audacity to be recognized as TIME's Person Of The Year. So ridiculous. Greta must work on her Anger Management problem, then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend! — Read the rest
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Greta Thunberg trolled President Trump by recycling his previous insults against her, telling him to 'work on his anger management problem'

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in the rally ''Europe Climate Strike'' in Brussels Reuters Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg used President Trump's own words against him, tweeting that he should "work on his anger management problem" and should "chill" about the election. Thunberg was referring to when Trump mocked her late last year for winning Time's Person of the Year. "So ridiculous. Donald must work on his Anger Management problem, then go to a...
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‘Chill, Donald’: Greta Thunberg Uses Trump’s Condescending Tweet Against Him

As Trump threw a tantrum over votes, Thunberg referenced his belittling reaction to her winning Person of the Year.
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Greta Thunberg mocks Donald Trump with his own words in Twitter revenge: 'Chill, Donald, Chill!'

Within four hours on her Twitter post, Thunberg's tweet had surpassed Trump's in both likes and retweets, and "Greta" was trending in the U.S.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Suck it, Musk — kids are the reason we’re buying more EVs

According to a survey carried out by the UK branch of French carmaker Peugeot, children appear to be a key driving force in the switch to electric vehicles (EVs). Peugeot surveyed 1,250 children, aged between seven and 12 years old, and their parents or guardians and 54.2% of the little whipper-snappers said they’ve tried to get their parents to be more environmentally aware. That includes getting their elders to recycle, reuse, and even switch to an electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle, AM Online...
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‘Crip Camp,’ ‘Gunda,’ ‘Mr. Soul’ Top Critics Choice Documentary Nominations

“Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution,” “Gunda” and “Mr. Soul” lead the fifth annual Critics Choice Association’s documentary nominations, with five apiece. Among the eclectic list of nominees are Taylor Swift, Greta Thunberg, veteran filmmaker Werner Herzog and longtime disability advocate Judith Heumann, as well as docs about such notables as John Lewis, Muhammad Ali, Bruce […]
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Finland is the 'most sustainable' country, say expats

How 'green' is life in your work country?That's the question InterNations asked its network of expats.The United States ended 30th out of 60 countries. InterNations, the world's largest expat network, has delivered a global ranking with a twist. For the first time, it's asked its members to rate the environmental and sustainability qualities of their work countries. The best country for a sustainable life abroad: Finland. The worst: India. The U.S. lands exactly in the middle, at #30.The ranki...
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Greta Thunberg will be editor in chief of leading Swedish newspaper for one day

Greta Thunberg has been strongly critical of media coverage of the climate crisis. Now she will get the chance to show what she means.
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David Attenborough Warns Greta Thunberg To Keep Climate Change In Mind Despite COVID-19

The environmental activists spoke during a recent panel and had much in common.
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Attenborough Praises Thunberg, Warns To Keep Climate Change In Mind Despite COVID-19

Environmental activists Attenborough and Greta Thunberg spoke together during a recent panel and had much in common.
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Greta Thunberg accuses MEPs of 'surrender on climate and environment'

European parliament votes to continue payments to farmers with no green conditions attached
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Greta Thunberg accuses MEPs of 'surrender on climate and environment'

European parliament votes to continue payments to farmers with no green conditions attachedGreta Thunberg, the Swedish school strike pioneer and environmental activist, has accused MEPs of surrendering on the climate and environment by voting in favour of a watered-down reform of the EU’s common agricultural policy.The European parliament voted late on Wednesday in favour of proposals put forward by the main political groups that will continue 60% of the current direct payments to farmers with w...
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Sir David Attenborough says Covid-19 is 'threat to environment'

Sir David Attenborough and Greta Thunberg speak to each other at a virtual wildlife film festival.
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Save 12 HK youths: campaign to free boat detainees goes global

Greta Thunberg among international activists sharing #save12HKyouths hashtag as calls for release of Hong Kong group gain momentumA social media campaign calling for the release of 12 Hong Kong youths detained in China is gaining ground, with support from international activists including Greta Thunberg.The teenage environmentalist is among a growing list of international activists, campaigners and politicians sharing the hashtag #save12HKyouths, hoping to draw international attention to the pli...
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