May 28, 2021

'Selfishness, greed and apathy' fundamental to the climate crisis: Dr Gus Speth

'Selfishness, greed and apathy' fundamental to the climate crisis: Dr Gus Speth

The late Dr Gus Speth (pictured) sees the real causes of the climate crisis as selfishness, greed and apathy.

The environmental lawyer and activist was quoted in a story published on the Ernest Becker Foundation website. The story was headed: "Death becomes us, how our emotions can help avoid climate disaster".

In keeping with the theme, author Sarah Jaquette Ray and a Professor of Environmental Studies from, the University of Victoria, James Rowe,  appeared on an Ernest Becker Foundation webinar discussing how existential insights to our understanding of the climate crisis and how race is integral to climate justice.

Listen to "Music for a Warming World".