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Bad ancestors: does the climate crisis violate the rights of those yet to be born?

23 mins | Oct 10, 2019
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As the demonstrations continue, are we ethically responsible for our impact over time? Can our democratic movements be guided by a deceptively simple question: what kind of ancestors do we want to be? Astra Taylor writing in the Guardian writes this impassioned piece about ethical responsibilities across decades and centuries.
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