Seriously?! Greta Thunberg 'ridiculous' as CNN coronavirus row erupts

Seriously?! Greta Thunberg 'ridiculous' as CNN coronavirus row erupts

Ms Seibt, dubbed in large parts of the media as the ‘anti-Greta of climate change’, targeted the 17-year-old after she was a member of the panel discussing the US’ handling of the killer coronavirus. Entitled ‘Coronavirus Facts and Fears’, the programme saw CNN broadcaster Sanjay Gupta, former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and former Centres for Disease Control and Prevention director Richard Besser join Greta on the panel. The move was widely condemned online, with many questioning what a climate change activist could know about the science of the infection, which has so far killed hundreds of thousands around the globe. Ms Seibt is a staunch critic of Greta’s, claiming the activist doesn’t have enough science to back up her claims that climate change, and particularly C02 emissions, is killing off the planet. Speaking exclusively to Express.co.uk, Ms Seibt said: “It’s obviously absolutely ridiculous, especially in the case of the coronavirus because at least she was a climate activist in some sense. “And at least she said we need to listen to the experts, although in terms of climate change she never names who those experts are. “But in the case of the coronavirus she doesn’t have a clue about what is going on and who knows the most about the coronavirus and what we should do. “So she just spills the propaganda that she is so supposed to talk about.” She added: “Greta doesn’t know anymore than any random teenage girl who reads the mainstream ...
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