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Is the climate and ecological crisis in the hands of the people or government?

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Jan 10, 2020 01:31 PM

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Rupert Read
National UK Spokesperson @Extinction Rebellion
Rupert Read is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of East Anglia. He is author of eight books and specialises in Wittgenstein, philosophy of film, and ecological philosophy. Rupert is a former chair of Green House think tank, and is a former Green Party of England and Wales councillor, spokesperson, European parliamentary candidate and national parliamentary candidate. He is currently a national UK spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion and is a frequent guest on a range of national UK television and radio programs. He has articles in The Guardian, The Independent, The Ecologist as well as other newspapers, magazines and websites.
Tom Beckett
Founder and Director @Better Century
Tom Beckett has worked for the environment in different guises throughout his career. Working for a leading renewable energy association and sustainability consultancy, he has investigated and delivered high policy analysis to assist governments in making decisions regarding sustainable technology. He worked in politics by helping lead the Green Party through the 2014/15 green surge, as a Director, and has since been advocating for nature as a Director of the Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust. Tom has now founded Better Century, which is a network that provides sustainable solutions and inspiration.