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Bill McKibben on the Climate Crisis

Bill McKibben, an environmental activist and the founder of, discusses his organization's work to build a global movement to solve the climate crisis.

In this episode, we speak with Bill McKibben, an environmental activist and the founder of, an organization that’s building a global movement to solve the climate crisis. Bill McKibben is the author of The End of Nature. Published in 1999, it is considered to be the first book on climate change written for a general audience.

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