09 Feb '15, 9am

Naomi Klein on why low oil prices could be a great thing

May Boeve, executive director of 350.org , recently interviewed Naomi Klein, activist and author of the book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (and a 350 board member), as part of a web workshop ahead of Global Divestment Day . You can watch the whole conversation . Or you can read our three-part edited transcript, starting with part one today. —– May Boeve: There’s a lot of talk right now in the news about falling oil prices. Can you speak to the role that falling oil prices play in energy and climate politics in particular, and what we should be thinking about in this moment? Naomi Klein: That’s something I’ve been thinking a lot about, because the book I wrote before was called The Shock Doctrine , and the message of that book was that these moments are often catalysts for the wrong kind of change. It is not preordained that low oil prices will either ...

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