Was Game of Thrones really about climate change?

Game of Thrones has finally aired its last episode. It was a story about power, but the author George R. R. Martin (who wrote the novels on which the TV show is based) says there is another theme lying beneath the squabbles of kings and queens: climate change. The characters are “ignoring the threat of ‘winter is coming’, which has the potential to destroy all of them,” he explained. What do you think? Discuss with your class and vote!

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