Liberal candidate Dean Ewington sorry for Greta Thunberg post

Rob Inglis
March 30 2021 - 12:01am
Liberal candidate for Franklin, Dean Ewington, has apologised for a Facebook post he wrote in 2019, criticising the 'hysterical rants' of teenage advocate for climate action Greta Thunberg. Picture: Facebook
Liberal candidate for Franklin, Dean Ewington, has apologised for a Facebook post he wrote in 2019, criticising the 'hysterical rants' of teenage advocate for climate action Greta Thunberg. Picture: Facebook

A Liberal candidate has apologised for a social media post he made two years ago, in which he bemoaned the "hysterical rants" of Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg, who he labelled an "autistic 15-year-old".

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Rob Inglis

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Rob Inglis is a reporter with The Examiner, covering state and federal politics. He is based in Hobart.

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