Climate Change Interview 2: A Gen Z Dancer from Plano, Illinois

Updated: Feb 20, 2020

2019 - Ana Velazquez is a high school Freshman who has devoted her life to dancing, a vegan life style and saving the planet's creatures.

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1. What are your thoughts when you hear that the climate is warming, the environment is being destroyed and that humans are the cause?

“I’m upset and angry. I have different stages when I hear about climate change but I can’t be sad anymore because I’m already trying to do things to help. I can’t be angry all the time either because that’s not helping. I wish other people would wake up… I want to tell them all the time. I wish everyone knew what was going on. I have my opinions about what is going on and I want to tell people but I hold back a little.”

2. In your mind what are the forces