Published on Mar 6, 2015
Naomi Klein didn’t think climate change was her issue but when she realised the close link between environmental destruction and inequality, everything changed. Subscribe to The Guardian ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian In Naomi’s home country, the Canadian government granted virtual free rein to companies seeking oil in Alberta’s tar sands, creating a boom town in Fort McMurray.
Like large numbers of activists across the world, the indigenous population in Alberta protested the environmental damage. How can we connect the dots among movements around the world to tackle climate change and inequality at the same time?