Information reaching Kossyderrickent has it that Man in green jacket grabbed mic and interrupted Greta Thunberg’s Anti-Israel speech on stage in Amsterdam.
After the Palestinian and Afghan woman, Sahar Shirzad, spoke and Ms Thunberg resumed her speech, noting that ‘the people in power have not been listening,’ a man came onto the stage and interrupted her, grabbing the mic.
‘I have come here for a climate demonstration, not a political view,’ he said, before he was ushered off as crowd members booed. Climate activist Greta Thunberg was briefly interrupted today by a man who approached her on stage, after she invited a Palestinian and an Afghan woman to speak at a climate protest in Amsterdam.
Ms Thunberg was talking to a crowd of tens of thousands when she asked the women to join her on the stage. Thunberg was speaking to a crowd of tens of thousands when she invited the women onto the stage.
“As a climate justice movement, we have to listen to the voices of those who are being oppressed and those who are fighting for freedom and for justice. Otherwise, there can be no climate justice without international solidarity,” Thunberg said.
The man’s identity was not immediately clear. He was wearing a jacket with the name of a group called Water Natuurlijk that has elected members in Dutch water boards.
The Afghan woman, Sahar Shirzad, told The Associated Press that Thunberg allowed them to take the stage with her.
“Basically, she gave her time to us,” she said.