This is the Best Article I’ve Read in Months

by | September 20, 2019


There aren’t many people who have been following, writing, and thinking about climate change longer than Bill McKibben.

He nails this article.

Here’s how it starts:

“Let’s imagine for a moment that we’ve reached the middle of the century. It’s 2050, and we have a moment to reflect—the climate fight remains the consuming battle of our age, but its most intense phase may be in our rearview mirror. And so we can look back to see how we might have managed to dramatically change our society and economy. We had no other choice.

There was a point after 2020 when we began to collectively realize a few basic things…”

More please

The reviews are in:

“Prescient.” – Ryan Hagen

“I wanted it to keep going – tell me more!” – RH

“Definitely sharing this with everyone.” – Crowdsourcing Sustainability

“Nearly shed a tear…it stayed up there though – maybe next time Bill!” – ..Anonymous

“Hopeful yet realistic…if more and more people continue to courageously step up – and fast.” – R

“Our new story – turning point – road map to follow.” – Ryan

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What others are saying:

“Strikes the perfect balance between smart, understandable, funny, and compelling.” – Jackie

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