Climate change a constant factor 

Dear Sir, — Readers should be wary of any ideology that relies on fear and threats to promote itself.
In the case of Extinction Rebellion they have indoctrinated thousands of UK teenagers into believing there is a climate crisis that demands protest and action.
Yet 500 years ago or more, the River Thames regularly froze and the citizens held frost fairs.
The last UK mini ice age apparently occurred in the 17th century. All of this before the industrial revolution, the internal combustion engine and a global population just a fraction of what it is today.
In my opinion global climate change has been a constant factor over the entire history of the human race and as it occurs we have learned to adapt.

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