Mobilizing to Defeat Climate Change with McKibben, Rev. Yearwood & Yeampierre

The Climate Mobilization is proud to partner with The New Republic to host "Mobilizing to Defeat Climate Change" with three of our nation’s leading environmental activists, Bill McKibben, Reverend Lennox Yearwood Jr., and Elizabeth Yeampierre for a critical public conversation on climate change, its social, political, and biological impact and what can be done now to arrest and where possible reverse its deadly progress.


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Big Name Speakers:

 

Bill McKibben needs no introduction in the environmental community and he recently published "A World At War" in The New Republic supporting war scale mobilization for the WWIII that he explains we are already in.  If you haven't read it it's a must read!

 

Reverend Lennox Yearwood Jr., nationally-known environmental campaigner and President of the Hip Hop Caucus is also one of our trusted advisors!   

 

Elizabeth Yeampierre a respected environmental justice attorney and Executive Director of UPROSE.

 

They will explore the latest strategies to combat climate change in conversation with New Republic Editor Eric Bates.

Topics will include:
  • How can the United States most effectively mobilize to halt global warming. What is needed to make it happen?
  • What are the primary obstacles? How can we overcome them?
  • Mobilization as a socially transformative process—the social and economic benefits.
  • Climate Justice: How do we focus attention on the front-line communities most affected? And how do we involve those communities in the process?
  • September 20, 2016 at 6:30pm – 8:30pm
  • SVA Silas Theatre
    333 W 23rd
    New York, NY 01011
    United States
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