Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future

Mary Robinson Bloomsbury Publishing, 176 pages Reviewed by Susan G. De George Mary Robinson’s “Climate Justice” is in many ways the book I’ve been trying to find for a very long time. Filled with firsthand accounts of communities whose lives have been drastically changed because of arctic ice melt, hurricanes, drought, crop failure, starvation and other types of climate change impact, the book makes the grim statistics of reports like the recent United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change less abstract through its engaging, and often heartbreaking, stories. It holds up the experiences of one ordinary person after another who, … Continue reading Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future