Climate Reality

A panel discussion on climate science and climate justice with the world’s foremost climate scientist, Dr. James Hansen, as well as Naomi Klein, author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism, and Clayton Thomas-Muller, the Indigenous Environmental Network’s Tar Sands Campaigner. The event moderator is Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux.

Pants Low, Spirits High – The Tar Sands Protests

More than 160 people have been arrested at the White House in the first three days of protests calling on President Obama to reject a proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would carry oil from Canada’s tar sands to the United States. Writer Bill McKibben, a leader of the actions, says on release after two days in jail: “Our pants may be low but our spirits are high, and our determination intact.”