Imagine indefatigable climate warrior Naomi Klein’s surprise when the Vatican called to invite her to its summit on climate change. Fortunately, you don’t have to imagine it — Klein has written about her experiences in Rome in a journal-style article for The New Yorker — read it HERE.
Listen HERE, to a 7/23/15 conference call organized by Climate Reality Check, in which Naomi Klein reflects on the significance of the Pope’s Encyclical on climate change for the climate justice movement.
Giles Fraser of The Guardian opines that Pope Francis may be “Naomi Klein in a Cassock.”
Meanwhile, the Pope’s concerted efforts on climate change continue, in a two-day Vatican conference with mayors from around the world, including New York City’s Bill de Blasio. Read about it HERE and HERE. Not a single Republican mayor accepted the Vatican’s invitation to the mayoral climate summit — read HERE.
On a lighter note, cartoonist Tom Toles continues to mine climate change for its dark humor, see his latest in The Washington Post.