From Bill Mckibben’s acceptance speech for the Right Livlihood Award in Stockholm.
ClimateCrocks: Above, Bill Mckibben accepts the Swedish Parliament’s Right Livelihood Award, known as the “alternative Nobel” prize.
He describes signs of a rising global movement on climate, and the fraying edges of the Fossil Fuel front.
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