Tag: Our Children’s Trust
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.
Youth and the Power of Street Democracy
Activist Mary DeMocker on the strengths of art, community and youth.
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.
What can be done when governments fail to act on climate change threats?
Environmental humanities researcher Steven Hartman discusses the Our Children’s Trust case, Juliana vs. the United States of America, as the kind of innovative thinking and novel approach necessary to counteract government failures to act on climate change. Author Naomi Klein has called the lawsuit, now set to go to trial on 5 February 2018, “the most important case in the world.”