Tag: Juliana v. United States
Juliana v. United States: The unresolved case already making a difference
What is Our Children’s Trust?
Julia Olson, lead council in the historic climate change case Juliana v. United States, explains why she founded Our Children’s Trust in support of young people.
Why is it important to get the courts involved in the question of climate disruption?
Julia Olson, co-founder of Our Children’s Trust, reflects on why the judiciary must get involved in the question of disruption of the climate system.
The Principle of Atmospheric Trust
Julia Olson, co-founder of Our Children’s Trust, outlines the principle of atmospheric trust at the heart of the Juliana v. United States lawsuit that she is leading through U.S. federal court system.
Is Juliana v. United States partly about recovering democracy from powerful interests?
Julia Olson, lead council in Juliana v. United States and co-founder of Our Children’s Trust, reflects on how the lawsuit is not only about recovering a stable climate system but also recovering democracy.
What larger legal principles are at stake in Juliana v United States?
Julia Olson, co-founder of Our Children’s Trust, shares her thoughts on the larger legal principles at stake in the historic Juliana v. United States climate change lawsuit, which she heads up as lead council. The case is scheduled for trial in federal court in autumn 2018.
Why did you decide to be part of a climate lawsuit against the U.S. federal government?
Avery McRae, youth plaintiff in the historic Juliana v. United States climate change lawsuit, explains why she got involved in the case.
Avery McRae: Youth co-plaintiff in landmark climate lawsuit Juliana vs USA
Avery McRae shares her thoughts on the historic Juliana v. United States climate change lawsuit and her role as a plaintiff suing the U.S. federal government for inaction on climate change.
The Future is Now
The Future is Now is a triptych film produced by Bifrost and the Nobel Museum in Stockholm for viewing in the museum’s three-screen cinema space. Highlighting examples of how we can engage proactively with the world’s present sustainability challenges, the film has been modified here for viewing on a single screen.