Citizen Action Monitor

Power-packed panel calls for urgent action on climate change — VIDEO

Senator Bernie Sanders, McKibben, Klein, Hedges, Sawant talk climate change for almost 2 hours

“Our strategy and tactics must be different…. We will have to speak the language of … revolution”, asserts Hedges

No 1150 Posted by fw, September 23, 2014

The panel discussion took place on Friday, September 20, 2014

A Time Index to the Video appears below the embedded video

It’s Time to Act on the Climate Crisis broadcast by The Real News, September 21, 2014

On the eve of three historic People’s Climate March, authors Chris Hedges and Naomi Klein, 350.org founder Bill McKibben and Seattle Council person Kshama Sawant discuss the urgency of radical action on climate change, with an opening speech by Senator Bernie Sanders and moderated by WNYC’s Brian Lehrer.

Watch the 1:51:09 video here

 

Video Time Index

  • 00:00:00 to 00:05:18 — Welcoming Remarks
  • 00:05:18 to 00:13:35 — Moderator Brian Lehrer

Keynote by Senator Bernie Sanders

  • 00:13:52 to 00:29:29 — Senator Bernie Sanders

Comments by each of the panelists

  • 00:29:50 to 00:43:47 — Bill McKibben
  • 00:44:00 to 00:56:20 — Naomi Klein
  • 00:56:36 to 01:06:18 — Chris Hedges (for a transcript of Hedge’s remarks go to the SEE ALSO link below)
  • 01:06:25 to 01:22:01 — Kshama Sawant

Panelists respond to moderator’s questions

  • 01:22:36 to 01:26:24 — Bernie Sanders
  • 01:27:26 to 01:30:56 — Bill McKibben
  • 01:31:24 to 01:33:24 — Chris Hedges
  • 01:33:34 to 01:41:37 — Naomi Klein

Audience Q&A

  • 01:42:16 to 01:51:09

SEE ALSO

  • The coming climate revolt by Chris Hedges, Climate Code Red, September 23, 2014 – This article is basically a transcript of Hedge’s remarks on the panel, beginning at about the 00:56:36 minute mark into the discussion.

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