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Rights of Mother Nature perspectives from leading advocates

Mother EarthIn honor of Earth Day 2011, City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center hosted a blog panel on Rights of Nature.  The distinguished international panel of leading Rights of Nature advocates included Shannon Biggs, Cormac Cullinan, Vandana Shiva, Maude Barlow,  Pablo Solon, and David Harvey.

The Earth Day 2011 live blog coincided with the one year anniversary of  the World People’s Conference on the Rights of Mother Nature in Cochabamba, Bolivia, and of BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

For the full text of the live blog discussion, visit
Ashley Dawson’s The Rights of Mother Earth blog.

Read more about this thought provocative dialogue …

Shannon Biggs on Rights of Nature

Shannon Biggs

Cormac Cullinan

Cormac Cullinan

Vandana Shiva

Vandana Shiva

Pablo Solon

Pablo Solon

Maude Barlow

Maude Barlow

David Harvey on Rights of Nature

David Harvey