Daily Archives: September 20, 2015

Tim DeChristopher

Tim DeChristopher, as Bidder 70, disrupted an illegitimate Bureau of Land Management oil and gas auction in December of 2008, by outbidding oil companies for parcels around Arches and Canyonlands National Parks in Utah.

His actions and 21 month imprisonment earned him a national and international media presence, which he has used as a platform to spread the urgency of the climate crisis and the need for bold, confrontational action in order to create a just and healthy world. Tim used his prosecution as an opportunity to organize the climate justice organization Peaceful Uprising in Salt Lake City, and most recently, the Climate Disobedience Center.

He continues the work to defend a livable future.

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Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

Visite symbolique de Barack Obama sur l’île sénégalaise de Gorée

euronews (en français)

Published on Jun 27, 2013

Une visite, historique, une visite forte symboliquement, celle de Barack Obama sur l’île de…

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

The Image of Africa; British Ideas and Action, 1780-1850 | Philip D. Curtin

In this encyclopedic work of intellectual history, Philip D. Curtain sought to discover the British image of Africa for the years 1780-1850.

  • Hardcover
  • Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Pr; First Edition (US) First Printing edition (June 1964)