ABBA big name Bjorn Ulvaeus has hit out at critics of Greta Thunberg and described the teenage local weather activist as a woman with “superpowers”.
In a video message he described the 16-year-old, who began her faculty moves out of doors the Swedish parliament ultimate August, as a “populist nightmare”.
The man Swede stated he may just now not perceive the place the anger directed against her comes from.
“How are you able to hunch so low as to criticise the appearance of a kid? A tender lady. The reason being in fact the loss of counter arguments,” he stated.
Greta’s outspokenness and confrontational manner has noticed her face complaint from some quarters.
The likes of US president Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have each taken purpose at her.
Mr Putin stated he didn’t proportion the thrill about Greta’s deal with to the United International locations ultimate month and Mr Trump used Twitter to remark at the speech through which she angrily denounced global leaders for failing to take on local weather trade.
He wrote: “She turns out like a more than pleased younger lady taking a look ahead to a vivid and lovely long term. So great to look.”
Ulvaeus added: “Although you do not suppose that the whole lot Greta says or does is unquestionable, it’s a must to respect her guts and her center of attention.
“It is a huge fulfillment to create an international mass motion from scratch in one of these little while.”
Impressed by means of Greta’s solitary weekly protests out of doors the parliament, thousands and thousands of folks have poured onto the streets all over the world to call for governments take emergency motion on local weather trade.