Climate change is fucking up Brother Earth's atmosphere, and he's not feeling it. Feat. Boots Riley and Josh Healey.
From Sept 17-24, 2014, the United Nations is convening world leaders in New York for its latest summit on climate change. Unfortunately, this summit looks to be another step towards the corporate takeover of the UN climate negotiations and the privatization of our land, water, and air.
The good news is: politicians aren’t the only people with big plans for New York this week.
Tens of thousands of people from across the U.S. and beyond are converging in New York to confront the corporate and economic systems that are causing the climate crisis. Join the global movement to attack the root causes of the climate crisis. Build an economy based on justice and sustainability. Change the system, not the climate.
Do it for Brother Earth. Do it for your own brothers and sisters. Do it for yourself.
Help a brother out.
Fight for climate justice!
This week in New York and every day across the country:
Let's do this.
* Starring Boots Riley and Josh Healey
Directed by Yvan Iturriaga Written and Produced by Josh Healey
Co-Produced by Movement Generation
Director of Photography: Miguel Creus
Editor: Ari Sigal
Sound: Mitch Brown
Production Assistant: Shana Lancaster
Corporate gangsters: Raphael Cohen (Ronald McDonald), Pete Woiwode (Mr. Burns), Danez Smith (Barack Obama), Dania Cabello (Sarah Palin), Lucas Guilkey (Chevron), Tony Blair (BP)
Big thanks to: Gopal Dayaneni, Ellen Choy, Mateo Nube, Carla Perez, Quinton Sankofa, Adam Mansbach (swear word supervisor), Chinaka Hodge, Scandinavia Studios, John Sellers, Lizz Winstead, Esther Healey, and Flava Flav.
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A movement that laughs together, stays together.
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