Entries by Rick Thomas, UC Santa Barbara

Featured Panel: What Will It Take to Win?

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Featured Panel: What Will it Take to Win? A Discussion of Bill McKibben, the Climate Mobilization Victory Plan, and the World War 2 Mobilization Idea The recent almost simultaneously publication of two influential statements calling on the United States government and public to […]

Keynotes World in 2050 (Final)

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Keynote Speakers   . Note that, owing to very full schedules, not all of the keynote speakers may be contributing to this Q&A session. Feel free, however, to use their talks as points of departure for an open discussion where issues and questions that […]

Opening Remarks World 2050

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Opening Remarks . Note that this panel has an unusual feature: to the right of the videos, below the speaker bios, are unabridged transcripts for both of the talks (scroll down to view them). These transcripts are timestamped so that they can suggest […]

Panel 16: Everyday Life

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 16: Everyday Life Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the Q&A. Respond […]

Panel 10: Rising Seas, Refugees, Cities

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 10: Rising Seas, Refugees, Cities Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the […]

Panel 15: Working Futures, Reducing Emissions

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 15: Working Futures, Reducing Emissions Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the […]

Panel 14: A Role for Literature?

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 14: A Role for Literature? Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the […]

Panel 13: Who Will Teach the Teachers?

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 13: Who Will Teach the Teachers? Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted […]

Panel 12: Indigenous Futures/Justice

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 12: Indigenous Futures/Justice Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the Q&A. Respond […]

Panel 11: Paths to Liberation

THE WORLD IN 2050: CREATING/IMAGINING JUST CLIMATE FUTURES A NEARLY CARBON-NEUTRAL CONFERENCE Panel 11: Paths to Liberation Q & A Have questions or comments? Feel free to take part in the Q&A! Before posting, you must first register. Note that questions and comments can be intended for individual speakers, the entire panel, or anyone who has posted to the Q&A. […]