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A movement is coming: Climate change and the youngest generation

C.J. Mayer, a 17-year-old high school student in Manhattan, says he is often struck by what seems to be a growing gap between the concerns his generation has about climate change, and the actions of his parents and leaders. His sense is that, in a few short years, the American public will see a dramatic shift from its current passivity about climate change, to one of more urgent action.