Italy Forces Students to Learn About ‘Climate Change’

The government of Italy will be implementing mandatory classes on “climate change” in school curricula next year, CNN reports.

The change is being implemented by Education Minister Lorenzo Fioramonti of the left-wing Five Star Movement party, who is an economics professor, not a climate expert. It will include up to 33 hours per year of “climate change” studies.

Fioramonti’s spokesman said that the classes will be incorporated into pre-existing civics studies. The spokesman added that “the idea is that the citizens of the future need to be ready for the climate emergency.” Fioramonti himself said that it is his intention to see the Italian education system become “the first education system that puts the environment and society at the core of everything we learn in school.”

Despite efforts in recent weeks to build up alarmist hype about alleged “global warming,” there is no evidence of a so-called “climate emergency,” as a group of 500 scientists confirmed in a letter to the United Nations earlier this year.

Get the news corporate media won't tell you.

Get caught up on today's must read stores!

By submitting your information, you agree to receive exclusive AG+ content, including special promotions, and agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms. By providing your phone number and checking the box to opt in, you are consenting to receive recurring SMS/MMS messages, including automated texts, to that number from my short code. Msg & data rates may apply. Reply HELP for help, STOP to end. SMS opt-in will not be sold, rented, or shared.

About Eric Lendrum

Eric Lendrum graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he was the Secretary of the College Republicans and the founding chairman of the school’s Young Americans for Freedom chapter. He has interned for Young America’s Foundation, the Heritage Foundation, and the White House, and has worked for numerous campaigns including the 2018 re-election of Congressman Devin Nunes (CA-22). He is currently a co-host of The Right Take podcast.

Content created by the Center for American Greatness, Inc. is available without charge to any eligible news publisher that can provide a significant audience. For licensing opportunities for our original content, please contact licensing@centerforamericangreatness.com.