What It Really Takes To Save the Planet
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In this Our Changing Climate climate change video essay, I look at what it really takes to save the planet. Specifically, I look at the role of fossil fuel infrastructure sabotage in the climate movement. I weigh whether property destruction and sabotage are useful strategies for the broader climate action movement. The video lends some historical context to a possible climate sabotage wing and examines the radical flank effect.
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0:00 – Intro
1:55 – What Is Violence?
8:21 – The Radical Flank
11:38 – The Backlash
16:22 – What’s the Role of a Radical Climate Wing?
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