Read This: Kim K. Cheers on Greta


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Kim Kardashian isn’t a climate activist (not yet at least!) but in an exclusive interview with Reuters, she revealed that she would like to get lunch with Greta Thunberg. Kardashian said of Thunberg,

She (Thunberg) is such an amazing young girl, and so brave and courageous to stand up to these grown-ups that can be very scary and for her to be so open and honest is exactly what we need.

Read more of the interview here.

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