Sun’s tweet comes a day after leaders from the United Nations met in Madrid to hash out their long-term global response to climate change. An agreement was made to postpone decision-making until the next major conference of 2020, to be held in Glasgow.
The TRON creator’s vow to combat climate change was met with a cynical response on social media. Some hinted the $1 million pledge was the latest in a long line of fruitless PR stunts by the TRX frontman. Others took aim at the wider climate change narrative. One commenter voiced the increasingly-held view that Greta Thunberg was merely the latest political puppet to be paraded on the world stage.