“Lester Brown”: A Global Climate Treaty Why the US Must Lead

Published on Sep 21, 2014

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On September 20th.2014, the NYC350 sponsored A Global Climate Treaty Why the US Must Lead was held in NYC at New York Society for Ethical Culture

This video features Lester Brown, founder of the Earth Policy Institute and the Worldwatch Institute, and the author of over 50 books, including Plan B 4.0 Mobilizing to Save Civilization. The Washington Post calls Lester Brown “one of the world’s most influential thinkers.”

The program focused on why we need an international treaty and why it is critical for us to mobilize support to demand that the U.S. assume a leading role in the treaty negotiations. Other speakers at the event included; Mary Robinson, Bill McKibben , Ambassador Marlene Moses, Cecil Corbin-Mark, Sean Sweeney, Donald Brown, Annie Willis with opening remarks from NYC Council Members Helen Rosenthal (District 6) and Donovan Richards (District 31)

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

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