'Climate Anxiety' Becoming The Next Mental Health Crisis In America's Youth



Thousands of young Americans are taking on climate change and fighting back at those in power, whom they claim knowingly polluted the planet. Along with the pandemic and social media, the country’s youth is facing a growing mental health crisis in dealing with “climate anxiety” for current and future generations.

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39 comments

  1. Un agradecimiento especial al Dr. Ehizojie quien curó mi HSV 2 con sus hierbas tradicionales africanas naturales, obtuvo un remedio permanente para el HSV y muchas otras enfermedades …………..

  2. I have had a positive change in my relationship with news media over the past two years. The media coverage of the pandemic had me very afraid. The fear was not for me but my ageing parents. I was terrified of them catching it. I have always been a news junkie so during the first lockdown I essentially had a news overdose. The amount of hand sanitizer I used could have filled an Olympic size swimming pool. Three months in, I couldn't take it anymore. For the first time in my life, being a news fiend was actually causing my mental health to suffer. So I decided to go cold turkey and no longer consume any more news. It wasn't easy. I had serious withdrawal symptoms. After a couple of weeks, my anxiety had lessened considerably. I realised that it wasn't events actually happening in my life that scared me. The media was basically telling me to be afraid. Don't get me wrong, I remained vigilant in evading the virus but without the neuroticism and paranoia.

    This all led me to analyse the desired effect of news media more generally. I concluded that fear in the hearts and minds of the population is often the goal of the "mainstream media". Fear of getting close to other people, fear of Russians, fear of climate change, fear of poverty, fear of crime, fear of basically everything.

    So, I still stay on top of the news but now I actively try to not react emotionally and analyse the information presented objectively.

    I am certainly not implying that the huge challenges we are facing as a society, such as climate change, spiralling inflation and increasing economic equality, to name a few, are not be taken seriously.

    Most of us know that actions motivated by fear are usually not very helpful. If the news media framed issues as the solvable problems they are, not threats to our safety, young people might react less emotionally and more pragmatically.

  3. WHAT ARE THE CHINESE DOING ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE?
    ANSWER: NOTHING; THEY JUST BUILT 200 MORE COAL BURNING PLANTS BUT DON'T TELL THE MAINSTREAM MEDIA THAT, IT WILL RUIN THE NARRATIVE.

  4. There is no such thing as Climate Anxiety. The kids are being brainwashed by leftists. Leftists are making the kids crazy. The climate always has changed over the history of the world.

  5. 4th Density Humans/Terran Co-Creators of Compassion, are making their voices heard. 💯💚

  6. Our nitwit economists do not talk about planned obsolescence and have been ignoring the depreciation of durable consumer goods since WWII.
    But they make a big deal of GDP.
    Grossly Distorted Propaganda

  7. Number 1, this is a man made anxiety fostered by mainstream media and fake activist Who are using this situation to further there political agendas!! Sad….

  8. We according to past climate alarmist were heading to an ice age!! That means this might be saving us!! I think nobody knows what there talking about,I think too many bad people have co opted this possible problem , like Hillary Clinton said never let a crisis go to waste!!

  9. This planet is a tiny grain of sand on an endless beach. And we little people think that we mean something. Nothing less than an infinite nothing is what we are, and nothing will notice, let alone regret our own created demise. A creature unknown to us unknowingly buries our burned planet as part of its footprint on that sandy beach.

  10. Global warming has nothing to do with auto exhaust or emissions. There has been a substantial rise in seismic and volcanic activity over the last hundred years especially in the oceans. This has increased the temperature of the land, the sea, and the air. The earth's climate is most likely changing back to what it was 2,000 years ago when it was much warmer. When the Romans were in Britain (40BC-380AD) they grew citrus fruit in the north. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Warm_Period https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medieval_Warm_Period

  11. These kids today are such wimps. They are embarrassing. Rotten parenting and a corrupted public education system have turned young people into weak scared little scaredy cats afraid of their own shadow.

  12. S.A.D: social anxiety disorder is comorbid with the disconcern for general surroundings.

    Scientific answer: learn to learn to unlearn what you've learn, (better help) other(s) learn how they too can learn like you. 👍

    Biblical answer: James 3:16; the consequences of jealousy and envy are rooted in the lack of thankfulness.

  13. https://youtu.be/2GDLOvsp-SQ?list=LL definitely no climate change just God trying to get this world's attention to coming events like the Rapture, 7 year tribulation and 2nd coming of Christ. Anyone left behind after the Rapture will face the 7 year tribulation which will be the worse period in human history a million times worse than what is going on today. No government action will be able to stop the Seal, Trumpet and Bowl Judgements mentioned in the book of revelation.
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  14. I think it’s time to get all of those brainwashed liberals out of la-la land, and back to reality, because climate change is not man made.

  15. Anxious and depressed, and drug addicts Mericans have so much problem already to add in this controlled tactic climate change. No one, no one can fully destroy this earth unless the Creator who create ruin it. God will eventually destroy the earth according to the Bible. The water will turn into blood, one hailstorm weighs 100 lbs. , one locust is a size of a horse. That is the real climate and world change and it will happen in a soon coming tribulation. (BIBLE)

  16. The drs need to be drs and the government needs to be the government and people need to let teachers tech and people need to pay more attention to there kids and how they feel and stop having the drs how to rise your kids

  17. Let's see, a 1C average global temperature increase over the last 100 years, at least half of which is due to natural cycles, 7" of sea level rise in the same period, no increase in extreme weather frequency – doesn't sound like a crisis or emergency to me. Perhaps the innocence and naiveite of these kids are being exploited to promote special interests? This needs to be stopped, it is deeply immoral.

  18. First it was erosion was gonna take all the land mass and we would all be under water by now…remember in the 70s when environmentalist said if they didn't stop the destruction of the rain forest it would destroy the earth's climate…then it was the ozone burning off and we were all gonna be seared by the sun by now…then it was global warming….so they changed it to climate change..then we started having record breaking cold spells…so started calling it the polar vortex….and said..one of the side effects to climate change is severe cold…..well world was frozen solid at one time…so how did earth thaw out…hmmm…global warming maybe…climate change maybe….earth climate been changing for hundred thousand of years

  19. In 2017 when the climate took a downturn and CA to WA had record cold, rain and long winter, similar to the 1998 unusually warm summer, the GSG 'Signs and Tribulations' Mob abandoned Global Warming and went with Climate Change. Then NASA put up more sophisticated satellites that corrected for orbital decay and found ZERO sea level rise, far less than the internationally-accepted 2mm per year. Even if we accept the Luddite claim, that's 10 years to rise an inch, and 720 years before it floods the streets of Miami. America doesn't have 720 years. America will be lucky if it lasts to 2030, when Mandatory Energy Austerity plunges the country into a Even Greater Depression never before seen on this continent. Already more humans freeze to death than die of heatstroke, then imagine how many will starve to death without fossil fuels. It will be LEGION, like Mayorkas' Ever Wider Open Borders national suicide.

  20. Imagine the frustration of us older folks who understand that switching from punitive economic foreign policies, to incentive based ones, would quickly and easily end poverty and oppression, yet governments continue the same insanity of sanctions and bombing.

  21. And the sad part is this: even if climate models turn out to be wrong (unlikely) revenue neutral carbon taxing (tax plus rebates for citizens), would create the biggest economic boom in world history. Contrary to popular belief. The only thing preventing this simple policy, is pure greed.

  22. Liberals are insane nuts. You’ll see not one conservative in this group it’s always Democrat voters. Always The nut jobs of our society.

  23. Hey, guys, ever heard of God, the Head Dude in the Bible? He created all this and is in charge of climate change. He'll take care of it. Listen to Him and learn.

  24. The real reason behind the anxiety of these kids is their phone addiction.

    Anyways, it’s too late to stop climate change. People are selfish & don’t really care because there’s bigger personal issues in everyone’s life right now.

  25. If any of you have a problem with this term, it's you greedy people that are destroying our future.

  26. The scamdemic was designed to close businesses the government didn’t want to exist. It created dependence upon government welfare which is socialism. The scamdemic did many things but protection wasn’t one of those things.

  27. If the climate change panic were real then the world would be flipping over the radiation still being poured into the ocean daily by Fukushima.

  28. For thousands of years, people in positions of power have never taken their role in protecting those under them seriously. The Bible confirms this: "man has dominated man to his harm." (Ecclesiastes 8:9) This world will never change so long as imperfect people remain in power and "the whole world [lies] in the power of the wicked one." (1 John 5:19) Only Jehovah God's kingdom will bring permanent change. For example, Revelation 11:18 tells us God's government will "bring to ruin those ruining the earth." And Isaiah 45:18 tells us, "For this is what Jehovah says, the Creator of the heavens, the true God, the One who formed the earth, . . . who did not create it simply for nothing, but formed it to be inhabited: 'I am Jehovah, and there is no one else.'"

  29. Layla's intro and her troubles seem super funny when said in that voice. Heat and power outage caused a trauma lmao.

  30. The propaganda is palpable. The journalists just made up a bunch of nonsense about Colorado building houses into wilderness areas and how the Marshal Fire destroyed a whole town. Actually, those houses had been there 30-40 years, and the new subdivision that burned down was way on the other side of highway 36, deep inside the metro area, and not anywhere near the foot hills. The fire raced across the land at 30mph, and blew across the freeway into a subdivision far from any wilderness. So, it is journalists like this who stretch tales and tell lies, and then break the conversation down so that no one wants to talk them and their billionaire handlers.

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