By Geoff Dembicki
The Millennial iteration may be first to event the doomsday affects of weather switch. it is also the final new release capable of take care of them. With time ticking down, 31-year-old journalist Geoff Dembicki journeyed to Silicon Valley, Canada's tar sands, Washington, DC, Wall road and the Paris weather talks to determine if he should still wish or melancholy. What he discovered stunned him. thousands of individuals his age are looking to seriously change our international, and they're on the leading edge of resistance to the politicians and CEOs guidance our planet in the direction of disaster.
In Are We Screwed?, Dembicki supplies a firsthand account of this move, and the shift in generational values in the back of it, in the course of the tales of kids scuffling with for his or her survival. It starts with a pupil who abandons society to stay within the rainforest and ends with a Muslim feminist fomenting a political revolution. We meet a Brooklyn artist terrifying the oil undefined, a Norwegian scientist operating around the melting Arctic and an indigenous filmmaker demanding the worldview of Mark Zuckerberg.
Are We Screwed? makes a daring argument in those afflicted instances: A more secure and extra equitable destiny is extra possible than now we have been ended in think. This e-book will endlessly swap the way you view the largest existential problem of our period and redefine the iteration now combating opposed to the chances to resolve it.
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