Essay by Eric Worrall
Vandalism, at the risk of damaging irreplaceable works of art, because none of us have listened to their spoiled rages.
Just Stop Oil Painting: Climate Activists Stick to the Art of Van Gogh, Turner
Climate extremists from the group Just Stop Oil have been glued to the artworks of Vincent van Gogh and William Turner, to blackmail the government into stopping fossil fuel projects.
“Sorry everyone, we don’t want to do this, we’re here glued to this picture, this beautiful picture, because we’re scared for our future,” one of the protesters said. , seems to be male, explained in one video published on social media by TalkTV showing him and a teammate glued to van Gogh’s shop Peach tree blooms in London’s Courtauld Gallery.
“We are here for a group called Just Stop Oil, we are expected to be arrested today,” he continued, seemingly unfazed by the prospect—perhaps justifiably, given his habit. familiar with the authorities simply released extreme climate protesters disrupt national infrastructure much more important give the country more than a picture, without pursuing serious charges.
“We are here because the UK government is pushing through 40 new fossil fuel projects and with each one they sign is like signing our death warrant,” continued the activist. , regardless of the fuel and energy independence crisis that has spurred typical green obsession Prime Minister Johnson takes action.
“For 30 years we have been outside Congress with our banners and flags, and for 30 years doing nothing,” he added, perhaps a bit suspicious considering his boyhood appearance. me.
Video attack on art (h/t Breitbart);
This has been a common theme among climate extremists for 30 years, but they have really warned us for 30 years.
Like this 1989 climate warning jewel from the United Nationsgave us “a 10-year opportunity to tackle the greenhouse effect before it spirals out of control” – a period that expires in 2000.
Of course, the argument against the 30-year green claim is 30 years of ridiculous apocalyptic climate warnings and 10-year deadlines, and nothing bad has happened.